Monday 28 September 2020
Photography – Mahmoud Abdel Nasser:
A short while ago, artist Lotfi Labib and director Akram Farid arrived at the mourning ceremony of the late artist Al-Muntaser Billah, at the Church of the Virgin Mary on Maraachli Street in Zamalek.
Lotfi Labib was keen to attend despite his illness, as someone accompanied him and appeared to lean on him.
A number of artists were keen to offer condolences and they were Ashraf Zaki, the captain of the acting professions, Muhammad Abu Dawood, Mahmoud Hamida, director Mando Al-Adl, Yusra, Muhammad Huneidi, and Father Boutros Daniel.
The great artist Al-Montasser Billah passed away from our world last Saturday, at the age of 70, in a hospital in Alexandria after a struggle with illness, leaving an artistic legacy in cinema, theater and television. That She Loved Me, “Sons of But”, “Against the Government”, “Egyptian Citizen”, and other works.
A funeral ceremony was held for the artist, Al-Montasser Billah, at the Martyr Abu Seifin Church in Mohandessin. The funeral was attended by producer Jamal Al-Adl, director Mohamed Abdel Aziz, media person Bossi Shalaby, artist Ahmed Badir, director Omar Abdel Aziz, artist Mounir Makram, director Mando El-Adl.