On Sunday the 24th of July, MAD Solutions, the distributor of Clash in Egypt, held the premiere of
Mohamed Diab's latest film Clash at Galaxy Cineplex Mall of Arabia in 6th of October city. The premiere was a star-studded night attended by an array of film critics, super stars and public figures, who joined the celebrations of the film's cast and crew. MAD Solutions will release Clash in Egyptian theatres on Wednesday, July 27, 2016.
Among the film crew, the premiere witnessed the presence of director Mohamed Diab, screenwriter
Khaled Diab, along with the film stars Nelly Karim, Tarek Abd El Aziz, Hany Adel, Ahmed Malik, Ahmed Dash. The premiere was also attended by a large number of celebrities, filmmakers and public figures, including; Ahmad Al Fishawy, Khaled El Nabawy, Horeya Farghaly, Mohamed Farrag; directors
Mohamed Yassin, Khaled Youssef, Amr Salama; and others.
Co-written by Khaled Diab and Mohamed Diab, who is also the director, Clash is a co-production between France, Egypt, Germany, and the UAE. The cast includes Nelly Karim, Tarek Abd El Aziz, Hany Adel, Ahmed Malek, Ashraf Hamdi, Mohamed Abdel Azim, Gamil Barsoum and others.
Tackling the political unrest that prevailed in Egypt in 2013, Clash's events take place in an 8-meter police truck, crammed with detainees representing different sects of society, their interaction with each other full of madness, violence, romance, and comedy.
The film landed world premiere last May at Cannes Film Festival as it inaugurated the prestigious Un Certain Regard section. Clash marked Egypt's comeback to the festival's official selection after years of absence. The Hollywood Reporter also selected Clash as one of the 10 best films at the 69th Cannes Film Festival.
Clash is a joint production effort between Arab and European companies: Film Clinic (Egypt), Sampek Productions (France), and Acamedia Global (UAE), in association with ARTE France Cinema (France), Niko Film (Germany), Fortress Film Clinic (UAE), and Pyramide International (France). Taking part in the project are producers Moez Masoud, Mohamed Hefzy, Eric Lagesse, and it is co-produced by Nicole Gerhards, alongside executive producers Jamal Al Dabbous and Daniel Ziskind. Mohamed Diab's wife,
Sarah Goher also acted as a creative collaborator on the film, earning the title "Creative Producer". The film will be distributed in Egyptian theatres by MAD Solutions, while Pyramide International will distribute it in France and the rest of the world.
MAD Solutions, the film's distributor, will release Clash on Wednesday, the 27th of July, in Egyptian theatres: Greater Cairo| Nasr city: City Stars Mall and Wonderland. 6th of October: Americana Plaza, Sheikh Zayed, Galaxy Cineplex Mall of Arabia, Dream Land Cinema, Cityscape Mall, Dandy Mall. Downtown: Nile City, Down Town, Hilton Ramses, Lido, Donia Karim, Cosmos. Heliopolis: Sun City. El Manial: Galaxy. New Cairo: Point 90 and Future Mall in the 5th settlement, Donia Porto Cairo. El Obour City: Golf Mall. Al Rehab city: Al Rehab Cinema. Hadayek El Kobba: El Saraya Mall Cinema.
Alexandria| Renaissance in Smouha, City Center Carrefour, San Stefano, Renaissance Cinema Royal,
Cineplex Green Plaza, Kiroseiz Cinema, Amir. North Coast| Marakia, Marseilia at Marseilia Beach, Al Marwa at Al-Marwa, Sidi Gaber at SidiKerir. Other Governorates| Kiroseiz Cinema in Sharm El Sheikh,
Donia AlMasria Plaza in Zakazik, Rivoli in Tanta, Nancy at Al Sawsan Mall in Mansora.