Youssef Chahine

Celebrating The Professor Chahine birthday

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 - 09:12 GMT

Celebrating The Professor Chahine birthday.

Reviving the memory of ‘The Professor’ Youssef Chahine

Mon, 27 Jul 2020 - 03:49 GMT

Egypt Today is commemorating Chahine’s death anniversary which falls on July 27.

RSFF Foundation Restores “Al-Ikhtiyar” by legendary Egyptian filmmaker Youssef Chahine

Wed, 26 Feb 2020 - 01:27 GMT

The murder mystery will screen in the Festival’s Retrospective and Classics section.

'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.

Khaled Galal launches 'Cinema Masr' on July 15

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 - 12:41 GMT

The play stars the second batch of graduates of the department of acting in the Center of Artistic Creativity.

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival to honour Youssef Chahine

Fri, 26 Apr 2019 - 10:57 GMT

The 54th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF) will honor late great Egyptian filmmaker Youssef Chahine.

Cannes Festival president praises Youssef Chahine

Tue, 25 Dec 2018 - 12:52 GMT

"Youssef Chahine is a very important person, and it's our duty to protect his heritage and artistic contributions to the global cinema", Thierry Frémaux stated.

Yosra el-Lozy recalls working with Youssef Chahine

Fri, 30 Nov 2018 - 10:30 GMT

Yosra el-Lozy recalls working with late legendary director Youssef Chahine in “Askndrya-New York” (Alexandria-New York) in 2004.

‘El Maseer’ to screen at CIFF on Nov.5

Mon, 05 Nov 2018 - 12:19 GMT

The Egyptian film “El Maseer” (The Destiny) will screen on November 5 on the sidelines of the 29th edition of Carthage International Film Festival.

Zawya to screen 20 newly restored films by Chahine

Sat, 01 Sep 2018 - 11:56 GMT

Zawya Cinema will screen 20 newly restored films by late iconic Egyptian director Youssef Chahine when it reopens its new venue on September 12 to September 22.

The Longstanding Egypt-Russia Cultural Connection

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 - 01:11 GMT

From cinema to music, theater and literature, Egyptian culture takes much from the Russian tradition.

All you need to know about LAFF

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 - 11:08 GMT

The 7th edition of the Luxor African Film Festival will be held March 16-22 under the auspices of President Sisi at the Temple of Deir al-Bahri in Luxor.

Celebrating anniversary of late Egyptian filmmaker Chahine

Fri, 26 Jan 2018 - 10:28 GMT

Egypt Today is celebrating Chahine’s birthday who is one of the filmmakers that have raised Egyptian cinema to international acclaim.

11th International Women’s Film Festival of Sale to honor Rogina

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 - 03:45 GMT

The 11th International Women’s Film Festival of Sale in Morocco to honor famous Egyptian actress Rogina.

‘Chahine in the Algerian Cinema’ to feature in Alexandria Fest

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 - 09:36 GMT

Alexandria International Film Festival management announced that its 33rd edition will witness the display of ‘Chahine fe El Cinema Elgazareya’ documentary.

Remembering Egyptian veteran director Youssef Chahine

Sat, 29 Jul 2017 - 06:20 GMT

Youssef Chahine passed away, after a life devoted to cinema and movie-making.

Chahine alive after 20 years on Cannes award

Sun, 21 May 2017 - 03:10 GMT

Friday, May 19 was the day the great director Youssef Chahine won the Cannes 50th anniversary lifetime achievement award 20 years ago.