Knowledge Identifier: +Moustapha_Akkad
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1930.
Countries: United Kingdom (33%), France (22%), Mexico (11%)
Linked to: University of Southern California, Aleppo College, University of California, Los Angeles, Hyatt
Jack Hildyard - Moscow International Film Festival - He photographed both of producer-director Moustapha Akkad's films on Islamic history, "The Message" and "Lion of the Desert" and in 1983, director Mohamed Shukri Jameel's film, produced by Saddam Hussain, "Al-Mas' Ala Al-Kubra", which was nominated for the Golden Prize at the 1983 Moscow International Film Festival
In 2008, a street in downtown Beirut was renamed after Moustapha Akkad
The Message (1976 film) - Trancas International and Front Row Filmed Entertainment have announced that the 4K restoration of Moustapha Akkad's seminal masterpiece 'The Message' will have a special event release for the Eid al-Fitr holiday starting on June 14, 2018