Sheikh Jackson

Global Media Makers highlights ‘inspiring’ Egyptian film projects

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 - 10:40 GMT

A total of 12 Egyptian filmmakers have enrolled in the US cultural exchange program Global Media Makers.

Dorra to be honored in Arts and Creativity Festival of Carthage

Sun, 14 Oct 2018 - 02:31 GMT

The festival is set to take place from Oct. 13 to Oct. 19, 2018.

ACA awards to kick off Friday

Fri, 12 Oct 2018 - 03:03 GMT

ACA awards to kick off Friday.

MIFF currently screens ‘Sheikh Jackson’, ‘Yomeddine’

Sat, 18 Aug 2018 - 10:37 GMT

The Melbourne International Film Festival is currently screening Egyptian films “Sheikh Jackson”, and “Yomeddine” (Judgement Day) in its Middle East and Africa category.

Salama, el-Masry accused of Israeli normalization

Sun, 04 Mar 2018 - 03:34 GMT

Some people accused the Egyptian directors Amr Salama and Maysoon el-Masry of normalizing relations with Israel.

Three Egyptian films by Film Clinic triumph 10 new Awards

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 - 09:52 GMT

Ali, the Goat and Ibrahim , Sheikh Jackson, and Withered Green have won three ten awards at the 44th Egyptian Cinema Film Association

CDF to host ECFAF movies

Sat, 27 Jan 2018 - 01:10 GMT

The Cultural Development Fund will host the 44th Egyptian Cinema Film Association Festival’s movies from January 27 to February 3.

Critics express concern over referral of ‘Sheikh Jackson’ to Azhar

Fri, 22 Dec 2017 - 10:00 GMT

The latest decision by the General Prosecution to refer the case of movie “Sheikh Jackson” to an Azhar-led committee made headlines over the past few days.

6 Egyptian movies participate in Arab Cinema Week

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 10:47 GMT

Six Egyptian movies are participating in the Arab Cinema Week in New York which kicked off on November 17 and set to run until November 23.

Film review: Sheikh Jackson, a film that spoke with our tongues

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 - 10:10 GMT

A new mirror to human emotions, Sheikh Jackson re-crafts the concept of existentialism

‘Sheikh Jackson’ to screen at CIFF

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 - 03:08 GMT

Acclaimed Egyptian film “Sheikh Jackson” will screen on Monday at the Carthage International Film Festival.

Kamla Abu Zekri chosen as CIFF jury member

Sat, 04 Nov 2017 - 08:26 GMT

The 28th edition of the Carthage International Film Festival (CIFF) will kick off on November 4 and will run until November 12

Carthage International Festival kicks off in November

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 - 12:59 GMT

The 28th edition of Carthage International Film Festival will kick off on November 4.

3 Egyptian movies to participate in CIFF

Sat, 21 Oct 2017 - 04:27 GMT

Three Egyptian movies to participate in CIFF

Man in the Mirror

Sat, 21 Oct 2017 - 02:39 GMT

Sheikh Jackson, which has been nominated as Egypt’s entry at the Oscars, is a film that speaks to and for us all.

Sheikh Jackson’ will participate in Carthage Film Festival

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 - 12:08 GMT

The 28th edition of Carthage International Film Festival has chosen the Egyptian movie “Sheikh Jackson” to represent Egypt in the festival’s official competition.

Sheikh Jackson to screen in U.S. in 2018

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 - 01:05 GMT

Sheikh Jackson will screen in the U.S. in 2018.

Sheikh Jackson rakes in high revenues from day one

Sat, 07 Oct 2017 - 01:21 GMT

Sheikh Jackson achieved high revenues from day one.

‘Sheikh Jackson’ to screen in Egyptian Cinemas

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 - 10:34 GMT

The Egyptian director Amr Salama announced on his official Facebook page that a limited number of cinemas are screening “Sheikh Jackson.”

‘Sheikh Jackson' film criticized for not using original Jackson music

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 - 06:30 GMT

Egyptian music composer Hani Adel made covers for the soundtrack for "Sheikh Jackson" because they were unable to obtain Michael Jackson music copyrights.