STK-ID 57804

Street scenes in Cairo; MLS across street of elegant mosque. MS of men drinking tea at sidewalk cafe. Shots of armed guards patrolling perimeter fence of mosque. MS of banner hung over street with laundry on balconies of apartment in background. CS of three boys posing for camera. MS of sidewalk café. LAS of laundry on balconies. Shots of activity near bus station. LS of Muhammad Ali Mosque with traffic on bridge in foreground, ZOOM OUT to shots of people in old street waiting for buses. Interesting MLS of dense traffic on urban highway with Muhammad Ali Mosque on top of hill visible in the distance at dusk, MLS of mosque. Evening MSs of men entering mosque, closer shot of shoes left at entrance.


Excerpt from
The Strangest Dream
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
Digital Betacam 16/9
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486