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Al Masa Art Production Releases Official Trailer For Al-Mammar
Al Masa Art Production has released the official trailer for its latest film, Al-Mammar (The Passage) by director Sherif Arafa, producer Hisham Abdel Khalek, and starring Ahmed Ezz. The trailer reached 1 million views in 24 hours after it was published on the film¬ís Facebook page. Al-Mammar is set to hit theaters in June.
The teaser trailer that lasts for 2 and a half minutes, revealed the roles of most of the film characters and included many action scenes that take place in Sinai desert following Egypt's defeat in 1967. The teaser also featured some drama scenes showing the psychological state of the film characters and Egyptian Army Soldiers after the defeat and how Egyptian people were affected by this defeat. Ahmed Ezz plays an Egyptian army officer, while Eyad Nassar plays an Israeli army officer.
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Al Masa Art Production has recently released the teaser poster for Al-Mammar, along with two teaser trailers that made more than five million views on different social media platforms.
Al-Mammar is written and directed by Sherif Arafa. The film is co-scripted by Songwriter Amir Teima, who also wrote the original songs for the film. The film takes place during the 1967 war and until the beginning of the War of Attrition.
Featuring an all-star cast, Al-Mammar stars Ahmed Ezz, Ahmed Rizk, Eyad Nassar, Ahmed Falawkas, Mohamed Farrag, Ahmed Salah Hosny, Mohamed El Sharnouby, Mohamed Gomaa, Mahmoud Hafez, Ameer Salah Eldin, Asmaa Aboul Yazeed, and the new face Alhan El-Mahdy. The film also brings together Hend Sabry, Sherif Mounir, Enaam Salousa, and Hagag Abdel Azim as guest stars. The film score is composed by music composer Omar Khairat. The crew also includes DOP Ayman Abu El Makarem, Production Designer Basel Hossam and Sound Engineer Ahmed Abdel Khalek. An American crew was employed to choreograph the battle scenes.
Al-Mammar was filmed over the course of three months in five cities; Suez, South Sinai, Aswan, Ismailia and Cairo. The production company constructed all the sets for the film, as the Egyptian Armed Forces¬í Department of Morale Affairs offered shooting locations, and set designers were employed to construct exact replicas of the sets.
This is the fifth collaboration between Al Masa Art Production and director Sherif Arafa after El Gezira, El Gezira 2, Welad el-Amm and Fool el Seen El Azeem.