Cairo time / written and dir. by Ruba Nadda
Ruba Nadda
Niall Byrne
Patricia Clarkson Alexander Siddig
Multiple languages, English, Arabic
Homescreen, [jaar van uitgave niet vastgesteld]
1 dvd-video
Recording date
Playing time
85 min.
Afwisselend Engels en Arabisch gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands, Frans
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About Ruba Nadda

CC BY 2.0 - Image by Canadian Film Centre from Toronto, Canada

Ruba Nadda (born 6 December 1972) is a Canadian film director. She made several award-winning short films, including Lost Woman Story, Interstate Love Story, So Far Gone and Damascus Nights before writing and directing features I Always Come to You, Unsettled and Sabah. Her movie Cairo Time won the Best Canadian Feature Film award at the 2009 Toronto International Film Festival and was Best Reviewed Romance on Rotten Tomatoes for 2010. She is known for shooting feature films in very short time spans.

Early life and education

Nadda was born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, to a Syrian father and a Palestinian mother.

Nadda studied Literature at York University in Toronto, Ontario. She went on to study Film Production at NYU's Tisch School of the Arts.

Directing career

Nadda made…Read more on Wikipedia