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The festival, which opened on Tuesday, will run between 21 and 30 November, featuring 175 films from 53 countries
The film is directed by Oscar-nominated Hany Abu-Assad
Ten films from around the world have been chosen to receive the World Cinema Fund
The singer and actress was born 17 February 1918 and died 21 November 1995, leaving an indelible legacy in Egyptian cinema
The award-winning film explores life for teachers and pupils at a boarding school for 7 to 12-year-olds in Ireland
Egyptian actress Hind Rostom was born on 12 November 1931 and passed away on 8 August 2011
After starting in New York, the storytelling performance made its international debut in Cairo, co-directed by Eliza Simpson, Amanda Lederer and Dalia Bassiouny
Hanaa Abdel-Fattah passed away on on 19 October 2012 in Cairo
Each play will be performed for three nights, differently exploring gender related subjects
Half the plays at this year's Cairo International Festival for Contemporary and Experimental Theatre dealt with women's experiences, with many defying genre limitations and stereotypes in favour of a more nuanced approach
The Cairo International Festival for Contemporary and Experimental Theatre (CIFCET) has just launched its 24th edition with a line-up revealing an interesting selection of Eastern European and Latin American plays
Organised by Cairo's D-CAF festival, Arab Arts Focus ran for a month, garnering positive reviews at the latest edition of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe
The event is organised by Egypt's FACE for Children in Need charity organization
Featuring the singers of the Cairo Opera Company, Il Trovatore is directed by Hisham El-Tally with the Cairo Opera Orchestra conducted by David Crescenzi
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Launched in July 2017, the Amman Opera Festival is the first in the Arab region dedicated to the operatic art
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Several Egyptian films are being screened during the ongoing New York Arab Cinema Week, with Sheikh Jackson and Photocopy featured at the opening and closing nights respectively
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The feature film is directed by Ahmed Amer
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Cactus Flower is the only film from Egypt at the festival this year
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The exhibition is organised by Studio Khana and features the work of eight young artists in different media
Actress Rania Farid Shawqi will open the festival at Cairo's Hanager Theatre
Cindy Sherman, Laurie Anderson and Jenny Holzer joined more than 7,000 women, including some of the biggest names in contemporary ...
The 15 documentary and narrative films produced in 2016/17 will compete for awards in three categories
The musical circus show features twenty girls from the Darb El-Ahmar Arts School
Artist Hossam Dirar tackles a collection of abstract paintings on the themes of identity, memory, and the battle between mind and soul
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