While keeping social
distancing, movies can bring us close to each other!
Film Commission – Jordan is pleased to present to you
online screening program every Monday & Thursday
link to watch the film will be shared on our social media platforms
Thursday 21st of May 2020 at 5 PM LT
“online” to watch the Egyptian Narrative Film
Amir Ramses, 110 min, Drama/
Comedy/ Romance, Arabic with English subtitles, Egypt, 2014
Three stories take place
over the course of a single day in Cairo. Lila, a retired actress,
is looking for Sameh, her last co-star. Salma is dating Wael and is
in Wael’s friend’s apartment, after their marriage breaks down.
Hazem is a young drug dealer on the run from Alexandria to Cairo and
picks up an old man with Alzheimer’s disease, who takes an
impossible journey looking for the last person he remembers.
The six characters find
themselves at decisive points of their lives, which although
disparate are brought together by destiny, and are performed by
Egyptian cinema’s legends: Nour el Sharif, Mervat Amin and Samir
The film premiered at Dubai
International Film Festival 2014. It won Best Actor Award at Luxor
European Film Festival and Malmo Arab Film Festival, Best Screenplay
at Oran Film Festival, Best Supporting Actress at Khouribga African
Film Festival. “Cairo Time” was also screened at Geneva
International Oriental Film Festival, Arabian Sights Film Festival
Washington and Silk Road Film Festival China. In Amman, it was
showcased during the Arab Film Festival organized by the RFC in
We thank the director
Amir Ramsis for his cooperation.