Reaped 8 Million EGP in the Egyptian Box Office
Excuse My French Makes Its US Premiere at the Washington, DC International Film Festival
Amr Salama's Excuse My French will have its US premiere on Sunday, April 20th, 2014, at Washington, DC International Film Festival, as part of The Lighter Side section, which showcases comedies criticizing their societies.
Excuse My French is still screening successfully in Egyptian theatres heading the box office since its release
12 weeks ago, with revenues of 8 million EGP.
The film will have two screenings at Avalon theatre, the first of which will be on Sunday, April 20th, 2014, at 05:00 pm, whereas the second will take place on Friday, April 25th, at 06:30 pm.
Excuse My French had its Canadian premiere in Cinema Guzzo in Montreal, on March 7th, 2014, whereas it had its world premiere at the opening gala of Luxor Egyptian and European Film Festival on, January 19th, 2014, three days before its launching in Egyptian theatres.
Written and directed by Amr Salama, Excuse My French is produced by Film Clinic and The Producers Films which runs by producer Hani Ossama. Starring Kinda Alloush, Hany Adel, and the talented child Ahmed Dash, the film is distributed in Egyptian theatres by Al Massah Art Production, whereas the United Artistic Group is handling its theatrical release across the world.
The film tells the story of Hany Abdallah Peter, a child whose life turns upside down after the death of his father and his mother's discovery of the huge debts they have to pay. He is forced to experience the huge gap between classes after moving from his old elite private school to a public one. Things get complicated for Hany after having to hide being a Christian surrendering to the assumptions of his classmates and teachers who didn't read his full name and mistook him for a Muslim.
Excuse My French screens in the following Egyptian theatres: in Cairo | Nile City in Nile Corniche, City Stars, Dar Al Eshara, Wonderland in Nasr City, Ramses Hilton, Cosmos, Diana in Downtown, Bandar, Family in Maadi, El-Salam Concorde in Heliopolis, Al Rehab in Al Rehab City, Saray Mall in Hadayek El-qobba, El Amir in Shoubra, Shooting Club Cinema in Mohandseen, El Tahrir in Dokki, Americana Plaza, Dream Land, Cityscape Mall, Renaissance, Galaxy Cineplex Mall of Arabia in 6th October, El Haram in Giza, Golf City in Obour City, Alexandria | San Stefano, City Center, Royal, Feryal, Amir, Kiroseiz, Smouha OG, Sokhna | Porto Sokhna, Banha | Masreya Plaza, Mansoura | El Gezira Cinema.