short film

Suad Gara’s short film QARAGH: Is it time to recover from PTSD?

Tue, 28 Nov 2023 - 04:01 GMT

Azerbaijani British director Saad Jara raises questions about post-traumatic stress (PTSD) disorder in her short film QARAGH or OYAN, which means "wake up" in Azerbaijani.

After participating in Cannes Film Festival, CIFF selects 'Issa' to compete in its short film competition

Mon, 22 May 2023 - 12:41 GMT

After participating in Cannes Film Festival, CIFF selects 'Issa' to compete in its short film competition.

'Aisha' short film sheds light on stigma surrounding divorcees in Egypt

Mon, 07 Oct 2019 - 10:51 GMT

Four youths decided to provide a close-up on the dilemma in a short film to participate in the Youssef Chahine Award for Best Short Film.

Egyptian film ‘The New Mad Hatter Story’ partakes in Girona Film Festival

Thu, 04 Oct 2018 - 10:24 GMT

Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem agreed on Egypt’s participation in the 30th edition of Girona Film Festival (GIFF) in Spain.

Animated short film 'Ayny' wins Karama Feather Award

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 - 03:30 GMT

Animated short film “Ayny” by Ahmad Saleh won the Karama Feather Award for ‘Best Jordanian Film’ at the Karama Human Rights Film Festival in Jordan.

Egyptian Animation wins American award

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 04:22 GMT

Egyptian animated film ‘The Unknown Sweet Potato Seller’ wins award at Miami Short Film Festival.

DIFF announced the final eight films to participate in Muhr Short Film Competition

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 - 05:54 GMT

The Dubai International Film Festival board announced on 8 November the final eight films that complete the Muhr short film competition line up for the 14th DIFF.

Shnit Festival kicks off Wednesday

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 - 08:12 GMT

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

Profile: American drama Zaar partaking Jesuit Film Festival

Fri, 08 Sep 2017 - 07:39 GMT

Participating in the upcoming Jesuit Film Festival, American Drama short film Zaar tackles aspects of the Middle East and the notion of terrorism within 12 minutes.

Filmmaker produces ‘The New Mad Hatter Story’ in 48 hours

Sat, 02 Sep 2017 - 09:49 GMT

In a 48-hour challenge Egyptian director Ghada Ali managed to create her ‘The New Mad Hatter Story’ film. Not only so.

Magnolia Leaves of Art to host Short Film Night

Sun, 27 Aug 2017 - 07:30 GMT

Magnolia Leaves of Art is finalizing its August film program where it will screen a number of short films from different countries starting August 30.

Azza Fahmy jewelry and costumes in ‘The Mountain’

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 - 03:42 GMT

Azza Fahmy and Fatma Ghaly hit the big screen at The Venice Biennale 2017 exhibition.