PODCAST | Chiara Nicoletti interviews Hany Adel, actor of Clash.
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Eshtebak- Clash by Mohamed Diab is an ensemble film and it has an ensemble cast. Among the actors trapped in a truck in the Egypt of post revolution, is Hany Adel, who plays an egyptian-american journalist that, for this reason, is treated even more badly than the other prisoners. Adel remarks on the importance of this film to show what is the situation nowadays in Egypt but moreover to highlight how important is dialogue in the resolution of every conflict.
Clash. Cairo, summer of 2013 – two years after the Egyptian revolution. In the wake of the ouster of Islamist president Morsi, a police truck full of detained demonstrators of divergent political and religious backgrounds roams through violent protests. Can the detainees overcome their differences to stand a chance of survival?