Ahmed Mourad was Hosni Mubarak’s personal photographer until his As the book, Vertigo, is published in English, he talks about the anger. Ahmed, a society photographer in a celebrated Cairo nightclub, witnesses a friend horrifically killed in a fight between young business rivals. Ahmed Mourad is an Egyptian author and screenwriter of fiction and non-fiction. Contents. 1 Writings. Vertigo; Diamond Dust;

Author: Voodooshura Dulrajas
Country: Moldova, Republic of
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Travel
Published (Last): 8 February 2009
Pages: 37
PDF File Size: 20.83 Mb
ePub File Size: 11.76 Mb
ISBN: 758-7-24273-733-4
Downloads: 77307
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Kazrara

Torab el-Mas follows a similar pattern: EgyptAir to run first domestic flights from Sphinx Airport 2 weeks ago. Mohamed Salah criticizes racism in tweet 3 days ago. Taha later embarks on adventures and pushes his limits.

Mourad was initially going to write it as a novel before he decided to make it as a theatrical film. Egyptian novelists births Living people. Ahmed Mourad, whose birthday is 14 February, is the son of a photographer who secured his job in the presidential palace through ahmev friend of his father.

Torab el-Mas required multiple levels of research, as events in the novel run from the s to the present. Another veryigo significant works worth mention are the novel verigo, published in and The Land of God Arabic: Ahmed Mourad on IMDb.

Ahmed Mourad: On poison, diamonds and Vertigo – Egypt Independent

Publishing was not a problem for Mourad, especially after the success nourad Vertigo. I think that was my luck,” says Mourad, now Land of God Source: The Blue Elephant Source: Topics Egypt The Observer.


His attention to detail and the well-narrated background help set the right atmosphere for the story. I decided that my main characters should be the same. In this novel, Mourad tackles corruption within different social classes in an intriguing way that captures the reader’s mind. German plane makes forced landing at Mouraad Airport 4 days ago.

Mourad, who is celebrating the seventh publication of his debut novel and the success of his follow-up, welcomed Al-Masry Al-Youm to his studio for a conversation about his work.

5 books by this Egyptian author as ranked on Goodreads

Although the author manages to keep the events in the book as gripping as the previous one, the book suffers from a serious case of typecasting when it comes to the main characters. The intelligence agents — the Mukhabarat — would not have needed to look far for clues.

Minister 1 day ago. Mourad’s most highly-rated book is currently being adapted into a film directed by Marwan Hamed. As for writing about the bloody revolution, he says it is too early. The story begins with the protagonist Taha who is living a normal boring life, and works as a medical representative at a pharmaceuticals company. Vertigo ‘s protagonist is a bespectacled young photographer called Ahmed Kamal, born on Valentine’s Day, the son of a photographer, who inherits his job from his father.

Related Posts  3K RL D C04 PDF

So, in the evenings, Mourad vented his anger by writing. So was Mourad in fear for his job — or, indeed, his life — when Vertigo appeared? People are worried about their next meal. Mubarak could face the death penalty if convicted.

Egypt Independent

In Egypt, weddings get costlier as economic hardships deepen 1 week ago. Builders bruised by Dubai real estate market woes 2 weeks ago. MP suggests raising legal marriage age for girls to 21 2 weeks ago. Did Mourad view Mubarak as evil?

In general he was gentle, but many people say he was aggressive with his servants and his advisers. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Threads collapsed expanded unthreaded. The central victims are two corrupt business tycoons with friends in high places.

The trial has been adjourned until 28 December. It’s an exciting journey, explored in a deep and strange way in the caches of the human soul.