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20TH edition NOVEMBER 24 TO DECEMBER 2, 2023

Voy! Voy! Voy!

Omar Hilal

Egypt, United Arab Emirates

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Director's Biography

Omar Hilal is a multi-award-winning and seasoned commercial director with a background in writing. He wrote for agencies for five years before embarking on a twenty-year career in directing adverts with his intelligent sense of humour, grand cinematic execution, powerful characters, and great casting. Hilal has received Grand Prix and Gold Awards from various awards shows, including the Cannes Lions, LIA, Dubai Lynx, Kinsale, Sharks, Creative Circle Asia, Euro Critals, and African Cristals. Voy! Voy! Voy! (2023) is his first feature-length film.

Arabic, English
Screenings :
Tue 28 / 15:00 / Salle des Ambassadeurs
Tue 28 / 15:00 / Salle des Ambassadeurs

In the presence of the film crew

In 2013 in Egypt, Hassan dreams of fleeing the country. An opportunity comes when he encounters a blind football team set to compete at the World Cup Championship in Europe. So, Hassan is united with this group of young men who go to great lengths to make their dream come true. This story is inspired by real-life events.

Director Omar Hilal

Producer Mohamed Hefzy

Screenwriter Omar Hilal

Cinematographer Yves Sehnaoui

Production Designer Sally Elshamy, Hussein Baydoun

Editor Ahmed Hafez

Sound Hassan Abu Gabal

Music Sary Hany

Colour Colour

Mohammed Farrag, Nelly Karim, Bayoumi Fouad, Taha Dessouki, Amgad El Haggar

Production Company Film Clinic, Vox Studios, Image Nation Abu Dhabi

Distributor Vox Cinemas


Egypt, United Arab Emirates






Arabic, English