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Ibrahim Fawal


Ibrahim Fawal was born in1933 in Ramallah. He moved to the United States. He took a B.A. from Birmingham-Southern College and an M.A. in film from UCLA. He worked as an assistant to director David Lean during the filming of Lawrence of Arabia, When he was sixty-three he worked on a Ph. D. thesis at Oxford University on the Egyptian film-maker Youssef Chahine. As well as his biography of Chahine, he wrote two novels (in English).

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1998 On the Hills of God (novel)
2012 The Disinherited (novel)
2019 Youssef Chahine (cinema)