Idris Elba, and Kate Winslet in "The Mountain Between us" [Photo Courtesy: "The Mountain Between us" official Facebook page]
CAIRO – 9 December 2017: "The Mountain between Us" will screen for the first time at Zamalek Cinema on December 11 during a special film night. The film was screened before at the Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF) 2017.
Based on "The Mountain between Us" novel by Charles Martin, the film revolves around Ben Bass played by Idris Elba, and Photojournalist Alex Martin, played by Kate Winslet, who had a tragic airplane crash. They find themselves on top of a remote mountain covered in snow and in order to survive they have to communicate and work hand in hand.
Directed by the prominent Palestinian director Hany Abu Asaad, the film premiered in the Toronto International Film Festival 2017.