Ahmed Shawky

Egypt’s Ahmed Shawky, the first Arab critic to head FIPRESCI

Sat, 09 Sep 2023 - 07:43 GMT

Egypt’s Ahmed Shawky, the first Arab critic to head FIPRESCI

Cairo Governorate denies removing tombs of historic figures Imam Warsh, Ahmed Shawky

Tue, 29 Aug 2023 - 07:48 GMT

The Cairo Governorate denied on Tuesday what is being circulated on news websites and social media, regarding removing tombs of historic figures Imam Warsh, Ahmed Shawky

Egyptian critic Ahmed Shawky chairs jury of International Federation of Film Critics in 75th Cannes Film Festival

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 04:44 GMT

This is the first time an Egyptian critic chairs this prestigious committee.

Egypt’s Arab Poetry House to host “Poets of Umm Kulthum & Abdel Wahab” symposium on Feb. 27

Sun, 27 Feb 2022 - 09:03 GMT

The symposium will be held on February 27 at 6 p.m.

Winners of 2nd Ahmed Shawky International Prize for Poetic Creativity to be announced on March 21

Thu, 18 Mar 2021 - 04:55 GMT

The award’s value is LE 100,000 for each winner and a bronze statue of Ahmed Shawky designed especially for this occasion.

Ahmed Shawky International Award for Poetic Creativity begins receiving works

Tue, 23 Feb 2021 - 03:43 GMT

The award is granted to a poet from Egypt and another from a different country, who possess the characteristics of creative uniqueness and poetic excellence.

Egypt’s Opera House holds “Qahirat Al-Muizz” poetic evening on Feb. 24

Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 03:06 GMT

The salon presents paragraphs of poetry for Egypt’s iconic poets, including Ahmed Shawky, Fouad Haddad, Salah Jahin and Sayed Hegab.

Celebrating the birthday of iconic Abdel Wahab

Fri, 13 Mar 2020 - 11:31 GMT

Mohamed Abdel Wahab was an iconic Egyptian singer and composer.

Osiris to host Ahmed Shawky’s workshop

Sun, 07 Jan 2018 - 05:05 GMT

Osiris will host a workshop by the acclaimed cinema critic Ahmed Shawky scheduled for 6 p.m. on January 24

Cima to screen “Sobyan w Banat” documentary

Sat, 06 Jan 2018 - 04:46 GMT

Cima will screen the documentary “Sobyan w Banat” (boys and girls) directed by the renowned Egyptian director Yousry Nasrallah on January 11

Saudi drama film ‘Barakah Meets Barakah’ to screen at Cima

Sat, 04 Nov 2017 - 07:25 GMT

Saudi film “Barakah Meets Barakah” (2016) will be screening on Thursday at Cima in Cairo’s downtown, followed by a discussion