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During the American Film Showcase at the Alexandria Jesuit Film School last month, Nahed Nasr met with the American filmmaker Ross Kauffman

Egyptian filmmaker Tamer Ezzat and actor Amr Abed talk about one of this year’s most talked about independent features

The Valencia Film Festival's 34th edition is the second edition after a six-year hiatus that started in 2012

The Alexandria Film festival concluded on Sunday

Sudanese film Talking About Trees won El Gouna Golden Star for Best Documentary during the 3rd edition of El Gouna Film Festival

As the third El Gouna Film Festival kicks off, Nahed Nasr talks to its director Intishal Al Timimi, and its artistic director Amir Ramses

An overview of the Egyptian Oscar submission process through history on the wake of nominating Poisonous Roses for Academy Award for Best International Feature Film

Though the number of Egyptian films showcased outside the country has significantly lowered, it is worth looking at those which made it to the international festivals

To mark the passing of filmmaker Mohamed Khan on 26 July 2016, Nahed Nasr sought out cinematographer Said Shimi, Khan’s lifelong friend

In his vast research, the director of the Canadian Centre for Ethnomusicology Michael Frishkopf analyses connection between sound, architecture and everyday life

Born in 1950, Mweze Ngangura Ngangura became a pillar of the first generation of filmmakers in the Democratic Republic of Congo (formerly Zaire)

Casablanca stars Amir Karara (Omar Al-Mor) whose role in Mimy’s Ramadan TV series Kalabsh has raised his profile considerably.

Amr Bayoumi’s 60-min documentary Where Did Ramses Go? won the best long documentary award at the 21th Ismailia International Film Festival for Documentaries and Shorts

Canadian Egyptian Mena Massoud is starring in the live action remake of Disney’s 1992 animation Aladdin, a film directed by Guy Ritchie and also featuring Naomi Scott (Jasmine) and Will Smith (the Genie)

The independent production house Hassala Films is behind Ramez Youssef’s debut, the feature-length documentary The Profession (2019), which had its premiere at the Sharm Al-Sheikh Asian Film Festival

Nahed Nasr celebrates the American Embassy’s presence at the Cairo Book Fair

Egypt's biggest film festivals have taken big leaps this year, with bigger support for developing and producing films

Nahed Nasr tracked down the man behind Egypt’s literary sensation of the year

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