Ahmed El Nahas

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An Egyptian director and screenwriter, born in 1950. He obtained a BA in scriptwriting from the High Cinema Institute in 1977. He started as an assistant director with a number of...Read more directors while studying at the institute in 1975, including Kamal El Sheikh, Ahmed Fouad and Mohamed Radi. He directed his first feature film in 1984, which is The Lost Plane, then followed it with other films, such as The Two Prisoners, and What the Heart Wants. Since the mid-nineties, El Nahas has devoted himself to directing television series, most notably: The Wedge, and The Bats.