Youssef Chahine

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British Film Institute, Jan 26, 2002 - Biography & Autobiography - 240 pages
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A discussion of the frequently controversial film maker Youssef Chahine. The book aims to illuminate Chahine's work in the context of modern Egyptian culture and its tumultuous post-war history and how such films as Cairo Station (1958) dramatized the dilemmas of ordinary Egyptians.

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The Formative Years
Z Chronicle of Chahines Career and its Context

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About the author (2002)

Ibrahim Fawal is a full time writer, teacher and novelist based in Birmingham, Alabama.

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