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The Mice Room (2013)


Six different characters roaming in Alexandria along with their fears. Amr comes back to meet his father in his death bed, not sure how he can speak up and show his true feelings. Moussa spends his day afraid of crossing a street until he finds amends with his side of the road. Dahlia, on her wedding day, seems lost in worries about her off white marriage. The young girl discovers her grandmother's decay through her play time. After her husband's death, Rawya starts a habit of sleeping late, however, discovers a new exciting life at night. Maha, packing for leaving the country, starts questioning the change that happened or might happen in her life. They share the same creepy feelings in the same city but never meet.



Hanan Youssef, Moustafa Darwish, Noura Saafan, Nihad Yahia, Zeyad Salem, Kamal Ismail and Malak Magdy.


Main Crew:

Directors/Screenwriters/Producers: Hend Bakr, Mohamad El-Hadidi, Ahmed Magdy Morsy, Nermeen Salem, Mayye Zayed & Mohamed Zedan

DPs: Mohamad El-Hadidi, Mayye Zayed & Islam Kamal

Editor: Islam Kamal

Music Composer: Anna Drubich

Sound Designer: Samir Nabil

Executive Producer: Mark Lotfy

Production: Rufy's Films, Fig Leaf Studios & Enjaaz


Previous Screenings:

  • ALFILM - Arab Filmfestival Berlin, Germany 2015

  • Sofia MENAR Film Festival, Bulgaria 2015

  • Sao Paulo International Film Festival, Brazil 2014

  • Bridge International Film Festival, Kosovo 2014

  • Tetouan Mediternean Film Festival, Morocco 2014

  • Luxor African Film Festival, Egypt 2014

  • Dubai International Film Festival, UAE 2013

Film Reviews:


Genre: Fiction

Duration: 85 mins

Language: Arabic

Subtitles: English

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