Egyptian filmmaker Saad Hendawy ha won several Arab and international award for his films such as A State of Love (2004),
The Seventh Heaven (2007), which won the best director Award in Egypt's National Film Festival and his most recent feature
The Assasin (2009). He has also directed several documentaries including Al- Damma (1999), Cairo- The Magic Of Places (2010) and
Sa'eed Al- Ghadab (2010).