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The Gluttons
(Al-Tahaleb)

by Raymond BOUTROS

Al-Tahaleb depicts the varions aspects of life in the Syrian city of Hama. Abou Assad leads a hard life. An employee at the local court, he is constantly harassed by mimerons plaintiffs while at home his two brothers keep tearing each other to pieces over an inheri- tance. However he can still enjoy a few peaceful moments by the Oronte River where the regular, monotonous moaning of the noria chants time. But Abou Assad dreams of going far away from this world…

  • Titre français
    Les Gourmands
  • Original title
    Al-Tahaleb
  • Titre international
    The Gluttons
  • Scénario
    Raymond Boutros
  • Photo
    Georges Lutfy Elkhoury
  • Interprétation
    Aiman Zaidan, Carmen Loubous, Mona Wassef, Adnan Barakat
  • Production
    National Film Organization, Damascus,
  • Sous-titrage

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