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Honayn

Did you know Honayn which won best animation at 2010’s African Movie Academy Awards are a fairytale story based on Arabian folklore, that Egyptian animation director Mohamed Ghazala, modified the storyline and its end… the original story was about Honayn, the nomad trader who insulted a seller in the city market, and the seller decided to take revenge by steeling his camel with his goods. He started to thinking about this story in 1996 when he was studying animation in Minia University-Egypt. He had an idea about the man who may lose what he has for seeking the unreachable.