Young Egyptian actor Kareem Abd Al
Aziz is preparing to take part in a new film about prison escapees during the
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The movie will focus on the chaos and insecurity that was witnessed during the
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In the film Kareem will play the
role of one of the escaped prisoners, who eventually turns himself in to
According to the internet website
MBC.net, the film will mark Kareem’s first appearance after suffering from severe
health problems while accompanying his mother in London. Kareem suffered eight strokes, and
miraculously recovered from them completely.
Screenwriter Amro Sameer Atif said
that the film is not about the events of the revolution, but rather focuses on
the chaos in the streets of Egypt with criminals on the loose. Amro said that he visited several prisons from
which a large number of prisoners escaped, and talked to prisoners that were
Amro said that he wants the film to reflect