cinema

Zawya offers ‘Ya Omry’ online to stay safe from coronavirus

Sun, 22 Mar 2020 - 04:40 GMT

“Ya Omry” documentary which Zawya screened before during the first edition of Cairo Cinema Days is available now online for free to encourage people to stay home to stay safe from coronavirus.

How cinema, drama portrayed women in 40 years

Sat, 07 Mar 2020 - 11:50 GMT

On the occasion of International Women Day, Egypt Today will take you in a tour inside the immortal life archive labelled Egyptian cinema and drama to see how women in Egypt have changed, and how drama reflected that change.

'Lama Benetwelled' movie in Egyptian cinemas starting Oct.23

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 - 02:13 GMT

The Egyptian movie "Lama Benetwelled" (When We Are Born) will be screened for the first time in Egyptian cinemas on October 23.

New era of Egyptian cinema begins with 1st sci-fi 3D ’2050 Hesar Gohanam’

Sun, 15 Sep 2019 - 02:09 GMT

For the first time ever, Egypt will produce a three-dimensional sci-fi film entitled "2050 Hesar Gohanam" (2050 Hell Seige).

Fouad el Mohandes: The Professor

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 - 11:10 GMT

In the memory of the great Egyptian actor, Fouad el Mohandes.

July revolution in the eyes of Egyptian cinema

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 - 11:50 GMT

The cinema will remain always the truest and the most real archive of history.

Cinema critic Youssef Sherif Rizqallah dies at 77

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 - 10:38 GMT

Rizqallah was the art director of Cairo International Film Festival. He also held the post of chief editor of news bulletins in the Egyptian Radio and TV Union (ERTU).

Remembering Egyptian cinema sweetheart, Soad Hosny

Fri, 21 Jun 2019 - 09:50 GMT

Today marks the 17th anniversary of Egyptian cinema sweetheart Soad Hosny’s death.

Ismail Yassin: comedy icon forever alive

Fri, 24 May 2019 - 11:10 GMT

commemorating Ismail Yassin’s 45th death anniversary.

Hilton Luxor Resort & Spa Sponsors Luxor African Film Festival

Sun, 07 Apr 2019 - 10:36 GMT

Hilton Luxor Resort & Spa recently participated as a sponsor at the Luxor African Film Festival, which took place from 15-21 March in Luxor.

The most prominent film critics choose ACC award winners

Tue, 29 Jan 2019 - 01:01 GMT

The winners will be announced during the next edition of the Cannes 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.

New Year's season movies in Egypt

Fri, 02 Nov 2018 - 09:30 GMT

The local “mid” cinematic season runs in December and January of every year. Local film critics named it the “calm competition”.

Why did Ahmed Helmy disappear from cinematic scene?

Thu, 25 Oct 2018 - 10:02 GMT

The star decided not to take any risks with the movie “Laf wa Dawaran”, a decision that added to the great success.

AIFF releases names of participating films

Thu, 04 Oct 2018 - 09:12 GMT

A total of 11 films from eight different countries will participate in the festival's 34th edition.

EgyptAir puts World Youth Forum’s logo on its planes

Tue, 02 Oct 2018 - 01:50 GMT

The forum's second edition will be held on Nov. 2-6, with the participation of thousands of youth.

War, famine and fear: Yemeni cinema fights back

Fri, 14 Sep 2018 - 11:17 GMT

War, famine and fear: Yemeni cinema fights back.

Gouna International Film Festival to be held on Sept. 20-28

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 - 08:00 GMT

Eleven international film productions were carefully selected to participate in the festival

Ministry of Culture establishes cinema club for the disabled

Sat, 18 Aug 2018 - 11:00 GMT

The governmental approach towards the disabled and those who need special care has been changed in Egypt since the 2011 revolution.

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