Between 4-7 February, Cairo's Downtown-based Cinema Karim will host Zawya’s first Short Film Festival.
The three-day festival will screen 24 films, which will be followed by Q&A sessions with the film directors.
The participating films will also compete for a total of three awards presented by Misr International Films, which are: Best Film, Jury Prize and Best Director. The competition’s jury comprises filmmakers Hala Khalil, Nadine Khan and Wael Mandour.
The awards will be announced 7 February.
The film lineup will be announced soon.
4-7 February, screenings start at 6:30pm
Cinema Karim, 15 Emad El-Din Street, Downtown Cairo
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