The Nile Hilton Incident

2017 | 106 minutes | Thriller | Drama
3.5 out of 5 stars

Director: Tarik Saleh
Written by: Tarik Saleh
Stars: Fares Fares, Mari Malek, Yasser Ali Maher

Set in Cairo, just weeks before the 2011 uprising, The Nile Hilton Incident follows corrupt detective Noredin Mustafa (Fares Fares) who is working at the infamous Kasr el-Nil Police Station when he is handed the case of a murdered singer.

While searching for the only witness, an undocumented Sudanese maid, he’s abruptly ordered to close the case. But Noredin continues, and the investigation leads to an untouchable elite close to the President’s inner circle, immune from justice.