“Cinema for Humanity” Launches in Gouna

The First Edition of El Gouna Film Festival Launches in Egypt under the Slogan “Cinema for Humanity” The Founding Committee of El Gouna Film Festival...

May Movie Releases

Guardians of the Galaxy 2 (3D)  Release Date: 3 May Genre: Action, Sci-Fi Director: James Gunn Cast: Chris Pratt, Karen Gillan, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper Synopsis: This Marvel production...

Must-Watch January Movie Releases

The Great Wall Release Date: January 4Genre: Action, FantasyDirector: Yimou ZhangCast: Matt Damon, Pedro Pascal, Willem DafoeSynopsis: A mercenary warrior is imprisoned within the Great...

Venturing through the Lost Treks of Time

An intricately woven tale of change, hardship, and defiance set in 20th century Arabia, award-winning film Theeb (2014) by Naji Abu Nowar has gained wide...

In Search of Extraordinary Abilities: Film Review

By Ahmed Kafafi Long hailed as one of Egypt’s foremost directors, Dawoud Abdel Sayed’s repertoire includes films like El Sa’aleek (The Vagabonds), El Bahth ‘An...

Venturing through the Lost Treks of Time

By Ingy Higazy An intricately woven tale of change, hardship, and defiance set in 20th century Arabia, award-winning film Theeb (2014) by Naji Abu Nowar has...

Amitabh Bachchan: The Man Behind the Legend

By Soha ElsirganyPhotos courtesy of Soha ElsirganyRadiant with charisma and energy, and armed with his signature deep baritone voice, Amitabh Bachchan’s presence on the...

I Travel Because I Have to, I Come Back Because I Love You

By Mostafa Ismail Screened at Zawya during the fourth edition of the Downtown Contemporary Arts Festival (D-CAF) in April, I Travel Because I Have to,...

Cairo Drive: A Ride Through the Humor and Horrors of Cairo

by Soha El Sirgany photos courtesy of Sherief El KatshaDirected by Egyptian filmmaker Sherief Elkatsha, Cairo Drive is a documentary portrait of the capital –...

New Film Releases January 2015

Paddington Is a comedy/ family British film directed and written by Paul King. The film stars Nicole Kidman, Hugh Bonnevill, Colin Firth, Sally Hawkins & Julie...

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