THE NILE HILTON INCIDENT (15) – 2017 Swe/Den/Ger/Fra 111 min – subtitled

Director: Tarik Saleh
Stars: Fares Fares, Mari Malek, Yasser Ali Maher

Winner of the Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Festival, The Nile Hilton Incident is a political thriller set during the last days of the Mubarek regime. Image from the filmA detective in the corrupt Cairo police, Noredin (Fares) investigates a singer’s murder at the hotel, which is subsequently covered up. Image from the filmConvinced that the crime was politically motivated, he realises that he can no longer accept a bribe and turn a blind eye. Image from the filmThe Northern European production team and star Fares give a Scandi-noir feel to a mystery drama that is fast-paced and at times archly amusing.


David Lean Cinema, Croydon on Tuesday 15 May 2018

Show starts at 7.30 pm, ticket prices £8.50 & £7.00 (concessions).
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