The first trailer has debuted for The Citizen, making its official North American debut at the Heartland Film Festival October 22. Egyptian actor Khaled Nabawy stars as Ibrahim, an immigrant who arrives in New York City September 10, 2001. Take a look at the first footage from this upcoming drama, also starring Agnes Bruckner, William Atherton, and Cary Elwes.
The Citizen tells the story of an Arab immigrant named Ibrahim (played by celebrated Egyptian actor Khaled Nabawy from Fair Game) who wins the American green card lottery, arriving in New York City on September 10th, 2001. In addition to Nabawy, the film's cast includes Agnes Bruckner (Blood and Chocolate), William Atherton (Ghostbusters) and Cary Elwes (The Princess Bride).
The Citizen was released in 2012 and stars Khaled Nabawy, Agnes Bruckner, Rizwan Manji, William Atherton, Cary Elwes, Rachael Adams, Ho-Sung Pak, Ele Bardha. The film is directed by Sam Kadi.