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The Gate of Sun (Bab el shams)

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Romance, Drama, War
Release Date:October 16, 2004
Running time:278 minutes
Cast:Hiam Abbass, Fady Abou-Samra, Hussein Abou Seada, Mohamed Akil, Ahmad Al Ahmad
Director:Yousry Nasrallah
Writer:Yousry Nasrallah, Elias Khoury

Description: Fifty years of the turmoil and violence of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict provide the backdrop for the more personal stories of Dr. Khalil and Younes. On the run from the police, Dr. Kalil hides in Younes' hospital room. The two men being previously acquainted, Dr. Kalil tries to awaken the comatose Younes by telling stories from his friend's own past.

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