Moustapha Akkad’s “The Message” to screen in the GCC during Eid Al-Fitr after 4K restoration

Trancas International and Front Row Filmed Entertainment have announced that the 4K restoration of Moustapha Akkad’s masterpiece The Message will have a special event release for the Eid al-Fitr holiday starting on June 14, 2018, also marking the 40th anniversary of the film’s original release.

The Oscar nominated film from producer/director Moustapha Akkad chronicles the life and times of Prophet Muhammad and serves as an introduction to early Islamic history.