2011 – Day of the Falcon

Riz as Ali

Directed by: Jean-Jacques Annaud
Written by: Menno Meyjes (screenplay), Jean-Jacques Annaud (adaptation)
Produced by: Tarak Ben Ammar
Production year: 2010
Original release: October 25, 2011 (DTFF)
Running time: 1 hours, 10 minutes
Other cast: Tahar Rahim, Antonio Banderas, Mark Strong
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In the early 20th century, an emir (Antonio Banderas) and a sultan (Mark Strong) fight over rights to oil exploration in the Arabian Peninsula.