Movies : The Idol

Starring: Tawfeek Barhom, Ahmed Al Rokh, Hiba Attalah

Running Time: 100 minutes

Director: Hany Abu-Assad

Languages: Arabic

Subtitles: English

Rating: PG

Genre: Biography / Drama

Inspiring biopic based on the life of Mohammed Assaf, a wedding singer from Gaza who made the perilous journey across the border into Egypt to participate in the 2013 ‘Arab Idol’ singing competition.