Movies Directed By Youssef Chahine

List of all movies directed by Youssef Chahine, listed alphabetically. These popular films directed by Youssef Chahine include trailers of the movies when available. This collection includes some of the best movies directed by Youssef Chahine, so use the list to find some movies you haven't already seen. From Youssef Chahine's studio films to Youssef Chahine's independent films, this Youssef Chahine filmography includes movies from all genres.

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  • To Each His Own Cinema
    Josh Brolin, Lars von Trier, Golshifteh Farahani
    • Released: 2007
    • Directed by: Zhang Yimou, Bille August, Aki Kaurismäki, Wong Kar-wai, Gus Van Sant
    To Each His Own Cinema is a 2007 French anthology film commissioned for the 60th anniversary of the Cannes Film Festival. The film is a collection of 34 short films, each 3 minutes in length, by 36 ...more
  • 11'09"01 September 11
    Ernest Borgnine, Tanvi Azmi, Akira Emoto
    • Released: 2002
    • Directed by: Alejandro González Iñárritu, Claude Lelouch, Danis Tanović, Ken Loach, Amos Gitai
    11'09"1 September 11 is a 2002 international anthology film composed of 11 contributions from different filmmakers, each from a different country. Each gave their own vision of the events in New York ...more
  • Adieu Bonaparte
    Salah Jahin, Patrice Chéreau, Abla Kamel
    • Released: 1985
    • Directed by: Youssef Chahine
    Adieu Bonaparte is a 1985 French-Egyptian historical drama film directed by Youssef Chahine. It was entered into the 1985 Cannes Film Festival.
  • Al Asfour

    Al Asfour

    Mahmoud el-Meliguy, Salah Mansour
    • Released: 1972
    • Directed by: Youssef Chahine
    Al Asfour is a 1972 film.
  • Alexandria... New York
    Lebleba, Yosra El Lozy, Yousra
    • Released: 2004
    • Directed by: Youssef Chahine
    Alexandria... New York is a 2004 French-Egyptian drama film directed by Youssef Chahine. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2004 Cannes Film Festival.
  • Alexandria... Why?
    Ezzat El Alaili, Nagla Fathi, Mohsen Mohieddin
    • Released: 1979
    • Directed by: Youssef Chahine
    In the 1940s, an Egyptian teen escapes his country's tense political climate through his love of American film.

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