Immobilia Crime Story is a psycho drama that examines loneliness and the ways in which social media has taken control over our lives and relationships.
“Kamel Helmi” is a famous writer in his late 40s who lives in Cairo’s famous Immobilia building. Since the death of his wife and the departure of his children, he suffers from loneliness and schizophrenia. One day, he invites home Samah, a girl he befriended on Facebook. But he quickly discovers her intent to take advantage of him. Soon, a number of mysterious murders start to occur in the building…The building…
Q&A after screening with director Khaled El Hagar
Egypt is one of the African countries with a strong cinematographic movement. The works of filmmakers like Youssuf Chahine, Ayten Amin, Atteyat al-Abnoudy, Yousry Nasrallah, Oussama Fawzi and others are good examples of a very strong film culture.