Cairo Int'l Film Festival partners with US embassy to integrate environmental consciousness, diversity in filmmaking

Wed, 19 Oct 2022 - 05:59 GMT

The almost yearly partnership of Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF) and the U.S. embassy this year is marked by special cooperation as Egypt prepares to host COP27 in November: integrating environmental consciousness into the film industry.

In 2020: Egypt’s Ministry of Culture organizes over 14 artistic, literary festivals, gatherings

Tue, 22 Dec 2020 - 01:47 GMT

In 2020, the Egyptian Ministry of Culture organized more than 14 artistic and literary festivals and gatherings, out of its belief in its importance in bringing about the intellectual and creative movement that serves the Egyptian soft power.

Egyptian United Company for Media Services CEO hails Tazkarti’s organization of Cairo International Film Festival

Fri, 11 Dec 2020 - 03:47 GMT

Tamer Morsy, CEO of the United Company for Media Services, praised the efforts made by the leading Egyptian ticketing provider, Tazkarti company, to ease the selling of tickets of the Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF).

In Pics: Nathalie Emmanuel sad to leave El-Gouna

Thu, 28 Nov 2019 - 11:19 GMT

Nathalie Emmanuel, the heroine of “Game of Thrones”, has unveiled a series of new photos of her trip to the stunning city of El Gouna.

Pics: Nathalie Emmanuel fascinated by Luxor’s temples

Mon, 25 Nov 2019 - 01:03 GMT

Emmanuel’s visit to Luxor came on the sidelines of her participation in Cairo International Film Festival’s 41st edition.

CIFF takes on initiative to contribute to saving planet

Wed, 20 Nov 2019 - 10:44 GMT

Cairo International Film Festival revealed that the official bags of the 41st edition were made by recycling about 15,000 plastic bags.

Actress Rania Youssef denies deliberately provoking the public

Tue, 04 Dec 2018 - 03:46 GMT

Famed Egyptian actress Rania Youssef denied deliberately provoking the public during her presence in Cairo International Film Festival's closing ceremony.

Urgent amendment made to CIFF 's awards list

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 - 01:44 GMT

The Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF) made an amendment to the list of prizes awarded in its 40th round.

'Kilo 64' for Amir el-Shenawy screens in CIFF

Tue, 27 Nov 2018 - 09:36 GMT

“Kilo 64” for director Amir el-Shenawy raised the “full house” slogan for its first screening in the Cairo International Film Festival’s (CIFF) 40th round Nov. 25, 2018.

United Nations to participate in CIFF for 1st time

Sun, 25 Nov 2018 - 03:16 GMT

United Nations Population Fund will participate in the lectures on Cinema Production and its impact on societies organized by CIFF.

Min. of culture inaugurates exhibition celebrating CIFF 40th anniversary

Sat, 24 Nov 2018 - 11:00 GMT

The minister of culture inaugurated an exhibition titled “The Journey of Cairo International Film Festival” to celebrate the festival’s 40th anniversary.

The most significant films held Nov. 22 in Cairo Opera House

Thu, 22 Nov 2018 - 02:32 GMT

The Cairo Opera House's Open Theatre is set to host the screening of two films on Thursday, Nov. 22, as part of the program of Cairo International Film Festival.

Hassan Hosny to inaugurate seminar in Open Theatre Wednesday

Wed, 21 Nov 2018 - 01:21 GMT

Cairo International Film Festival's 40th round is set to host numerous events and film screenings on Wednesday, Nov. 21.

Seven Egyptian films at CIFF 40th edition

Thu, 15 Nov 2018 - 03:20 GMT

The 40th Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF), running from November 20 to November 29, will feature seven Egyptian films.

4 American movies to screen in CIFF's 40th edition

Sat, 03 Nov 2018 - 09:30 GMT

As part of Cairo International Film Festival’s 40th edition program, numerous American films are expected to screen. However, the American films will not be part of the festival’s competition.

'Green Book' to screen in CIFF opening ceremony

Sat, 27 Oct 2018 - 10:59 GMT

The American film "Green Book" is set to screen at the opening ceremony of the Cairo International Film Festival's 40th edition that will run from Nov. 20-29.

CIFF Closing Ceremony Best and Worst Dressed

Sat, 02 Dec 2017 - 04:55 GMT

Here is all of the best and worst red carpet fashion you might have missed or wished that you missed from Thursday.

The story beyond “El Jaida”

Sat, 02 Dec 2017 - 11:54 GMT

Baccar speaks to Egypt Today about the hardships associated with filming “El Jaida”, commenting on the mixed reactions the movies received.

'Serb Hamam' cast reveal film details

Mon, 27 Nov 2017 - 12:28 GMT

Cast members of the Kuwaiti film “Serb Hamam” (Pigeon Squadron) unveiled many details about the film.

Award-winning Tunisian actress Hend Sabry turns 38

Sun, 26 Nov 2017 - 04:10 GMT

Egypt Today celebrates Tunisian actress Hend Sabry receiving the Faten Hamama Award on the same week as her birthday.