Winter of Discontent
Directed byIbrahim El Batout
Written byAhmed Amer
Ibrahim El-Batout
Yasser Naeim
Produced byIbrahim El Batout
StarringSalah Hanafy
CinematographyVictor Credi
Release date
  • 1 September 2012 (2012-09-01) (Venice)
Running time
96 minutes

Winter of Discontent (Arabic: الشتا إللى فات‎; translit. El sheita elli fat) is a 2012 Egyptian drama film directed by Ibrahim El Batout. The film was selected as the Egyptian entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 86th Academy Awards,[1][2] but it was not nominated.


See also


  1. ^ "Egypt Pics "Winter" as its Oscar Contender". Variety. Retrieved 29 September 2013.
  2. ^ "Winter of Discontent to represent Egypt at the Oscars". Egypt Independent. Retrieved 29 September 2013.