Sherif Awad

Amr MacGyver talks about his career as Egypt’s No.1 stuntman

Mon, Jul. 23, 2018

First action hero speaks about his career and why the local cinema industry still needs to work hard to produce action sequences fitting international standards.

Maria Una: Making It in the Hollywood of the Middle East

Sat, Mar. 3, 2018

Maria Una shares her journey as a Russian expat in Egypt trying to break into the world of acting and modeling.

Women of the Revolutions

Tue, Feb. 27, 2018

Danish author Mette Toft Nielsen’s new book looks at Egyptian women after two revolutions

Historian Daniel Rafaelic on the portrayal of Ancient Egypt in cinema

Tue, Oct. 17, 2017

ancient Egyptians mystified both the public and specialized scholars around the world; but one Croatian specialist took this fascination a step further.

The collector

Mon, Oct. 16, 2017

Mohamed Sadek is a modern-day “warrak” and a goldmine for cinema and art buffs.

The Daring Darine

Wed, Sep. 20, 2017

This summer, Lebanese rising starlet Darine Hamzé received the Best Actress Award at the 10th edition of Oran International Arabic Film Festival.

Actor Yasser El-Masry talks about role as Gamal Abdel Nasser in Al-Gamaa 2

Sat, Jul. 29, 2017

Even before its Ramadan release, there was a lot of hype around Waheed Hamed’s El-Gamaa 2.

Dressing the Cast

Sun, Jun. 18, 2017

Veteran costume designer Samia Abd El-Aziz talks about the challenges of fitting characters while ensuring historical accuracy.