Not to be missed: Egypt film premiere of Violent Night and Pil’s Adventure

Ahram Online , Tuesday 29 Nov 2022

Ahram Online highlights a selection of do-not-miss events this week (30 November- 6 December) in Egypt.

Not to be missed


Cairo Francophone Film Festival
Cairo Opera House
From 28 November to 2 December
More than 30 long and short films are being screened as part of the second edition of the festival that kicked-off Monday.

Sharm El-Sheikh International Theatre Festival for Youth (SITFY)
Sharm El-Sheikh
Closing on Wednesday 30 November
The festival’s 7th edition is concluding its activities on Wednesday after hosting a series of plays, workshops, discussions and seminars.

Samajam International Show
The Marquee, Cairo Festival City
Running daily until 3 December, 7pm
Samajam is a participatory show for the whole family. The participants perform by themselves on a multitude of percussive instruments provided by the organisers.

Violent Night: Film premier in Egypt
Vox Cinema
Wednesday 30 November
The +16 holiday thriller, featuring Cam Gigandet and John Leguizamo, tells the story of a group of mercenaries who attack the estate of a wealthy family while Santa Claus must step in to save the Christmas day.

Pil’s Adventure: Film Premiere in Egypt
Vox Cinema
Wednesday 30 November
The animation family film revolves around a spunky young girl who disguises herself as a princess in order to save the kingdom and the heir to the throne.

Akher Door ‘The Last Floor’ TV Series
Premier on Shahid VIP
Starting on 1 December
Directed by Hussien El-Menbawy and written by Wissam Sabry, the new TV thriller features Dina El-Sherbiny, Mimi Gamal and Ahmed Khaled Saleh

Cairo Symphony Orchestra: Great Symphonies IV
Cairo Opera House, Main Hall
Saturday 3 December
Program: Franz Doppler’s Concerto for 2 Flutes and Orchestra, G. Mahler’s Symphony No. 5 in C Sharp Minor
Soloist: Inas Abdel-Dayem, Sami Junnonen (Flute)
Conductor: Hisham Gabr

Meshwar El-Wensh TV Series
Premiere on WatchIt
Sunday 4 December
The 45-episode thriller, starring Mohamed Ragab, Mimi Gamal, Mahmoud Abdel-Mughni, Mirhan Hussein and Menna Fadali, is written by Ahmed Abdel-Fattah and directed by Ismael Farouk.

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