The Valley of Salt (La Vallée du Sel) at Margaret Mead Film Festival
October 21, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Christophe M. Saber
2016 | 62 minutes
Country of Production: Switzerland
Countries Featured: Switzerland, Egypt
In the wake of the Arab Spring and Egypt’s political turmoil, the young filmmaker Christophe Saber returns to his childhood home in Cairo. While his camera rolls, a typical reunion and family holiday turns into a dramatic and unnerving ordeal as his Christian parents receive death threats from the newly empowered Muslim Brotherhood.
Co-presented by African Film Festival, Inc.