Details on third Wanas Festival to be announced

Wed, Oct. 18, 2017

El Mestaba Center for Folkloric Arts to host a conference on Nov. 9. The festivities will detail the third edition of the Folkloric Wanas Festival.

Shnit Festival kicks off Wednesday

Wed, Oct. 18, 2017

The 5th edition of Shnit Worldwide Short Film Festival kicks off at Zawya in Cairo from October 18-22.

Today in History: Director Ahmed Badrakhan Birthday

Wed, Oct. 18, 2017

Today marks the birthday of the legendary director Ahmed Badrakhan.

Fusing East and West

Wed, Oct. 18, 2017

Violinist and composer Mohamed Sami speaks about his latest work, the music scene in Egypt and how he’s able to blend different types of music.

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.