"The Square," Egyptian American helmer Jehane Noujaim's account of the 2011 Tahrir Square revolution, is being made available exclusively to Egyptian viewers for free via YouTube, in the face of…
After a positive launch last year, Egypt's Ismailia Intl. Film Festival will hold its second co-production mart dedicated to documentaries linked to the Arab world, June 3-8, in the port city on the…
ROME – Despite ongoing turbulence in Egypt, the Luxor Egyptian and European Festival kicked off its second edition on Sunday with the world preem of helmer Amr Salama's potentially button-pushing…
The engrossing "Desert Runners" follows several participants in the 4 Deserts Series, a globe-spanning annual lineup of ultramarathon races noted for their extreme conditions and length.
Prominent Egyptian arthouse shingle New Century Production is launching a new cash prize for budding Arab filmmakers to be given in tandem with the upcoming Dubai fest's Dubai Film Connection…
ROME - The Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) will honour Egyptian film critic Samir Farid with a Lifetime Achievement Award, in recognition of his longstanding passion and support for Arab…
Re-edited and longer by about eight minutes than the original version that premiered at Sundance, Jehane Noujaim's documentary is a commendable yet limited account of post-Revolutionary Cairo.
Egyptian filmmaker and blogger Amr Salama, who is best-known for potent Aids-themed drama "Asmaa," is shooting black comedy "Excuse My French" (La Moakhza), about a Christian kid enrolled in an…
Egyptian authorities have released Canadian filmmaker John Greyson and physician Tarek Loubani after they spent nearly 50 days in a crowded Cairo prison without charges being pressed.
Egypt has selected Ibrahim El Batout's eye-opening drama "Winter of Discontent," about the events that led up to the Tahrir Square uprising, as its candidate for the foreign-language film Academy…
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