Animation appeared thousands of years ago through rock carvings, study

Tue, 26 Apr 2022 - 12:48 GMT

A recent British study confirmed that the oldest animation in the world did not appear in the late 19th century as widely known, but rather thousands of years before that.

Al-Sennari House to host "Learning the Principles of Caricature Art" workshop on Sept. 22

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 - 01:33 GMT

The workshop aims to discover talented people in the field of caricature, support and nurture them.

Sisi didn’t disappoint Egyptians insulted by French cartoons, but to them it is more than condemnation

Tue, 08 Dec 2020 - 06:39 GMT

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi did not disappoint Egyptians insulted by the latest French cartoons when he held a joint Monday press conference with his counterpart. But a presser can only last for so long.

Sisi on offensive cartoons: religious values, others’ feelings shall be considered

Mon, 07 Dec 2020 - 07:15 GMT

“The rank of religious values is much higher than the humanitarian values. Humanitarian values are values that we have made and we are able to develop or manage.”

Egyptian Al-Azhar Sheikh: Insulting Islam became tool to amass votes

Wed, 28 Oct 2020 - 05:30 GMT

These caricatures insulting our great prophet, adopted by some newspapers, magazines and polices … are an explicit hatred to this true religion and its prophet

Egypt’s President: Insulting prophets hurts feelings of millions, should stop

Wed, 28 Oct 2020 - 03:39 GMT

Muslims should not bear the brunt of the actions of a deviated group, Sisi said.

Netflix and DreamWorks announce 6 new series

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 - 01:51 GMT

Netflix and DreamWorks collaborated to release six new animated series for 2018, including a revival of "She-Ra," "Trolls" and "The Boss Baby."

Today in History – 'Steamboat Willie' premieres

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 - 01:41 GMT

November 18 marks the day that "Steamboat Willie" was released by Walt Disney, introducing the world to Mickey Mouse and revolutionizing animation.

Naji Al-Ali: The immortal Palestinian conscience

Fri, 01 Sep 2017 - 07:00 GMT

Naji Salim al-Ali, the one of a kind human being before the unique Palestinian cartoonist, was to the millions of Arab people who truly believe in his art.

Today in history: first color cartoon with sound airs

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 - 03:48 GMT

Today, August 16 is the anniversary of the release of the first color cartoon with sound, 'Flip the Frog – Fiddlesticks'

Khalid Albaih revolutionizes Sudanese cartoons

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 - 03:49 GMT

Sudanese political cartoonist and founder of ‘Khartoon,’ Khalid Albaih, shares with Egypt Today