Description: Adam, the son of a fisherman, is offered the ultimate privilege to study at the Al-Azhar University in Cairo, the epicenter of power of Sunni Islam. Shortly after his arrival in Cairo, the university's highest ranking religious leader, the Grand Imam, suddenly dies and Adam soon becomes a pawn in a ruthless power struggle between Egypt's religious and political elite. Sweden's Official Entry for Best International Feature Film at the 95th Academy Awards.


Production Company Atmo Production, Memento Films, Bufo, Film i Väst, Sveriges Television (SVT), Mikael Ahlström Films, Haymaker, Arte France Cinéma, Post Control, Final Cut for Real, Memento Films International, Memento Distribution, TriArt Film, B-Plan Distribution, Canal+, Ciné+, Yleisradio (YLE), Svenska Filminstitutet (SFI), Eurimages, L'Aide aux Cinémas du Monde, Centre national du cinéma et de l'image animée (CNC), Institut Français, La Région Île-de-France, MEDIA Programme of the European Union, Finnish Film Foundation, Business Finland, Det Danske Filminstitut
Release Date Jan 27, 2023
Duration 2 h 6 m
Rating Unrated
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