'El-Mamar' official poster- press photo
CAIRO – 15April 2019: The trailer of the Egyptian patriotic movie “El-Mamar” (The Passage) amassed over 1million views in two days.
“El-Mamar” (The Passage) revolves around the heroic sacrificesof the Egyptian Special Forces combatants during the War of Attrition. The movie is directed by SherifArafa and stars Ahmed Ezz. The film is expected to be released during the Muslim celebrations of Eid al-Fitr in 2019.
The movie houses a notable cast including:
• Ahmed Ezz
• Ahmed Rezk
• Ahmed Flawkas
• Ahmed Salah Hosny
• Amir Salah Eddin
• Mohamed Sharnoubi
• Alhan al-Mehdi
• Mohamed Gomaa
• Mohamed Hafez
• Karim al-Emeiry
Also, veteran musician Omar Khairat began composing the movie’s soundtrack, which illustrates one of the most heroic battles ever fought by Egyptian soldiers.
Ahmed Ezz el-Dine Ali Ezzat was born and raised in Maadi district in Cairo. He majored in English Literature and earned his bachelor's degree from Ain Shams University.
He also modelled while working in the field of tourism.