The Aftermath of the Inauguration of the Public Toilet at Kilometer 375

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5@5 Round and Round
Sequoia 2 Mon, Oct 6, 2014 1:30 PM
“Round and round and up and down and round and round and dizzy, dizzy till I can’t see.” Tonal shifts abound in these shorts about life and death, love and business.
5@5 Round and Round
Rafael 3 Wed, Oct 8, 2014 9:15 PM
“Round and round and up and down and round and round and dizzy, dizzy till I can’t see.” Tonal shifts abound in these shorts about life and death, love and business.
Film Info
Country:Egypt
Running Time:18
Director:Omar El Zohairy

Description

In Omar el Zohairy’s dry comedy Aftermath of the Inauguration of the Public Toilet at Kilometer 375 (Egypt, 18 min), a single sneeze takes on Kafkaesque proportions for one government official.

Additional Information

Born in Cairo in 1988, Omar Zohairy studied film directing at The High Institute of Cinema in Cairo. During his studies he worked as an assistant to several Egyptian film directors including Yosry Nasrallah and Ahmad Abdalla. His short feature debut is Zafir (Breathe Out), which premiered at the 8th Dubai Film Festival and won the Jury Special Mention Prize at Muhr Arab Short Competition. Zafir competed at the 34th Montpellier Mediterranean Film Festival-CineMed.