Actor Rady Gamal in a scene from the film, Yomeddine, which is being shown at the Cannes Film Festival. Photo: AP

Cannes festival charmed by feel-good Egyptian film about lepers

‘Road movie’ also features an orphan called Obama and director says he wanted to give a voice to people who normally do not have one

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Actor Rady Gamal in a scene from the film, Yomeddine, which is being shown at the Cannes Film Festival. Photo: AP
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