In southern Egypt, a landowner (the Pasha) lives in a huge house with his nephew. The son of his foreman works with the farmers whose land neighbooring those of the Pasha. The Pasha, pushed by his nephew, made him open the floodgates of the dam and flood the lands of the farmers.

Technical details

Duration: 110 minutes
Nationality: Egypt
Production year: 1954
Director: Youssef Chahine
Director of Photography: Ahmed Khourchid
Editor: Kamal Abou El Ela
Cast : Faten Hamama, Omar Charif, Zaki Rostom, Farid Chawki, Abdelwareth Asser