‘Kira & El-Gin’ is close to passing the record-holder of box office revenues in Egyptian cinema ‘The Blue Elephant 2’ that gained EGP 104 million, three million more than ‘Rizk's Boys 2’.
Kira & El Gin stars popular actors Karim Abdel-Aziz and Ahmed Ezz as well as Hend Sabry, Sayed Ragab, Asma Abul-Yazeid, Ahmed Malek, Huda El-Mufti, Aly Kassem, and others.
Directed by Marwan Hamed, the film is based on Ahmed Mourad's best-selling novel 1919 which is based on the historical events of the Egyptian Revolution of 1919 against the British occupation.
Produced by Synergy Film, Kira & El-Gin's music scores were composed by Hesham Nazih. The crew also includes director of photography Ahmed El-Morsy and editor Ahmed Hafez.
Many actors and filmmakers have praised Kira & El-Gin including directors Mohamed Diab and Amr Salama among others.