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Cairo Francophone Film Festival kicks off Sunday
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Cairo Francophone Film Festival kicks off Sunday

The first session of the Cairo Francophone Film Festival kicked off on Sunday evening, with the opening ceremony held in…
‘I Am Afraid to Forget Your Face’ becomes first Egyptian short film at Cannes
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‘I Am Afraid to Forget Your Face’ becomes first Egyptian short film at Cannes

The Cannes Film Festival will screen the French-Egyptian short movie “I Am Afraid to Forget Your Face ” by Sameh…
Zawya Short Film Festival’s third edition to start February 1
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Zawya Short Film Festival’s third edition to start February 1

When was the last time you opened the TV to find a screening of a short film? Or went to…
Hal Badeel festival showcases 10 shorts by Egypt’s upcoming filmmakers
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Hal Badeel festival showcases 10 shorts by Egypt’s upcoming filmmakers

A number of short films, ten in all, by upcoming Egyptian directors, each made within the past two years is…
Egyptian shorts at the Alexandria film festival promise no ingenuity
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Egyptian shorts at the Alexandria film festival promise no ingenuity

ALEXANDRIA — One of the most interesting factors in short filmmaking is the need for succinctness, getting straight to the…
‘Cima Ali Baba’ paving the way for Egyptian shorts
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‘Cima Ali Baba’ paving the way for Egyptian shorts

The last three films — “H-Dabbour,” 2008; “Fly,” 2009; and “No Retreat, No Surrender: The Bloody Fist,” 2010 — starring…
Featuring documentaries
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Featuring documentaries

As a director of independent, short and documentary movies and winner of the Saad Nadim prize for documentary films from…
Thanks to Israeli director, Egyptian filmmakers boycott festival
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Thanks to Israeli director, Egyptian filmmakers boycott festival

The sixth annual short-film festival at the French Cultural Center in Cairo (CFCC), "Recontres de l'Image," started out with 49…
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