Black gold- Jean Jacques Annaud

Black gold- Jean Jacques Annaud

Black Gold (also known as Day of the Falcon and Or noir) is a 2011 Qatari-French-Italian-Tunisian epic historical war film, based on Hans Ruesch’s 1957 novel South of the Heart: A Novel of Modern Arabia (also known as The Great Thirst and The Arab). It was directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud, produced by Tarak Ben Ammar and co-produced by Doha Film Institute. The film stars Tahar Rahim, Antonio Banderas, Freida Pinto, Mark Strongand Riz Ahmed.

The film had a budget of US$40 million, making it one of the most expensive films backed by an Arab about an Arab subject.

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