It was said that the reason that the heroes of the film "will die in the twentieth", did not wake up early, and then apologized, and stressed that for circumstances beyond their control did not attend, as they were not informed of the date, to be determined on another day.
But Ola El Shafei, head of the El Gouna Film Festival's press center, told Sputnik that an organizational mistake caused no dialogue with the protagonists of the Sudanese film, which was released on Friday.
The moment of "You Will Die in the Twentieth" for the first time to the Arab audience and the presence of the film team was really indescribable. For the first time, El Gouna festival audiences watched a Sudanese feature film, which took years to prepare, shoot and face many challenges. #You will die_in_Twenty pic.twitter.com/LZr4l8g0fL
– You Will Die At Twenty (@ YouWillDieAt20) September 21, 2019
The movie "You will die in the twentieth", revolves around the hero "Muzammil al-Noor", a young man who knew the village since his birth that he will die a day to his twentieth year, and since the emergence of "Muzammil" and heard this prophecy, which established his faith in the mystic world in which he grew up He lives his days in fear and anxiety until the cinematographer "Suleiman" appears in his life and his enlightenment journey begins and hope returns.
In Sudan, a child is born chronic and his mother takes him to an elder who predicts he will die at the age of 20. Years go by and a nineteen-year-old is a chronologist. Here, the story begins.
"You will die in twenty" to Amjad Abu Ala @Amjad_Abu_Ala.
soon. #You will die_in_Twenty # Sudan pic.twitter.com/XRsEmVG5dw
– You Will Die At Twenty (@ YouWillDieAt20) September 20, 2019
It is noteworthy that the film "will die in the twentieth", based on the collection of the story "sleep at the feet of the mountain," the Sudanese writer Hammour Zaida winner of the Naguib Mahfouz Literary Prize, the seventh feature film in the history of Sudan, and the first feature film by Sudanese director Amjad Abul Ela , Shared by Youssef Ibrahim.
The film is starring Islam Mubarak, Mustafa Shehata, Mazen Ahmed, Buthaina Khaled, Talal Afifi, Mahmoud Al-Sarraj and Bona Khaled.
The third El Gouna Film Festival, which will take place from 19 to 27 September, consists of three official competitions (feature films, documentaries, short films), the official program outside the competition, and the special program. .
The festival features nearly 80 films, of the most important and latest Arab and international productions. Cinematic.