The Women In Film Foundation's Film Finishing Fund has announced the winners of its 2013 grants. Co-chairs Betsy Pollock and Nancy Rae Stone announced the recipients of the 28th grant program, for…
Working on multiple levels, helmer Yousry Nasrallah mines popular cinema and artier forms through a seemingly simple story of two worlds, exposing hypocrisies in each.
An inevitably uneven response to the 2011 Egyptian revolution by a collective of 10 rising and established filmmakers
Fascinating viewing and a valuable piece of social history.
Fests will appreciate the form and message, while a small Euro arthouse run isn't unthinkable.
Making a global play, Italo movie portal Play4film is looking to lure Middle Eastern movie buffs, having closed a 500-pic package deal with Cairo-based Arab Digital Alliance, the latest in its slew…
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