Dir. Abanoub Yousef (Egypt, 2019) 24 min / Rated PG-13
NOAH narrates the story of three refugees from three different continents who after their political differences, found themselves in the country of asylum seeking to return to their homes. The film includes participants from more than five different nationalities and feature Bata Khalil, Hani Abdel Hay, Syrian Farouk El Shami, Helal Soliman, and Abanoub Youssef. Noah was filmed in four countries – Moldova, Tunisia, Egypt and Turkey – though 85% of it was filmed in Egypt.
Abanoub Yousef is a student from the Faculty of Mass Communication at Beni Suef University in Egypt who was part of a team of 13 students from the Faculty of Mass Communication at Beni Suef University produced NOAH as their graduate film. It took over 8 months to be prepared by the team (including directing, filming, writing and advertising) and its production was overseen by Dr. Engi Ebo Ezz, the head of the radio and television department at the college.