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1999 between two banks

​1999 between two banks

united arab emirates

nujoom alghanem

an old man talks about his life as the only remaining ferry boatman of dubai creek. motorboats and cargo ships now rush past his wooden rowboat, rocking it like a leaf. with the modern development of the wharf, he can no longer find places to park his boat for his customers to disembark. this film was sponsored by the cultural foundation in abu dhabi.

the musicians:

fajer khalid - vocal

mohammed haddad - oud, keyboard & vocal

juma'a busmah - sea song vocals

sultan bin ghafan - sea song vocals

humaid al razi - sea song vocals

 

recorded at mix studio & light studio - egypt