This film describes the inhabitants of El-Fustat and their suffering due to poverty, ignorance, disease and neglect. It shows the contrast between the shanty houses submerged by water and the luxury buildings surrounding them, as well as the millions spent on the construction of a museum. A project that caused the death of several of them, absorbing historical monuments and raping History.

Technical details

Duration: 24 minutes
Nationality: Egypt
Production year: 2016
Director: Wafaa HUSSEIN

Life’s Eye (2016)

Wafaa Hussein born in April 1994, Wafaa is an Egyptian director currently studying film making at the High Institute of . Her first documentary film, LIFE’S EYE was her third year project at the Institute.