Sherif Awad

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

Mon, 23 Jul 2018 - 03:38 GMT

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, 03 Mar 2018 - 07:00 GMT

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, 27 Feb 2018 - 07:00 GMT

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, 17 Oct 2017 - 03:07 GMT

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, 16 Oct 2017 - 09:56 GMT

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

The Daring Darine

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 12:53 GMT

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, 29 Jul 2017 - 02:46 GMT

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

Dressing the Cast

Sun, 18 Jun 2017 - 12:30 GMT

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

Waheed Hamed: The Return of El-Gamaa

Tue, 30 May 2017 - 11:06 GMT

Acclaimed scriptwriter Waheed Hamed talks about his new Ramadan drama, the Muslim Brotherhood and his future projects.

At a Cinema Near You

Thu, 18 May 2017 - 11:13 GMT

Most cinema complexes will be closed come Ramadan starts so catch these films while you still can.

When You Are Strange

Tue, 18 Feb 2014 - 01:57 GMT