Melbourne wins best picture in Cairo
On the flip side - a nod was given to the likes of Egypt's legendary director and producer Henry Barakat, as well as the Naguib Mahfouz Lifetime Achievement Awards given to Noureddine Sail for his contribution to Moroccan film and television, Nadia ...
Teach Kids About Africa as if Our Lives Depend Upon It -- and Maybe They Do
Other important biographies can include Nobel Peace Prize winners like Wangari Maathai (Kenya), Kofi Annan (Ghana) and Leymah Gbowee (Liberia) or Nobel Literature laureates like Wole Soyinka (Nigeria) and Naguib Mahfouz (Egypt). Apartheid and ...
CIFF President: Jack Lang award to be delivered
Egypt SIS (press release)
Samir Farid, the notable film critic and President of the 36th Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF) has announced that French intellectual Jack Lang has been selected to be awarded Naguib Mahfouz Prize "The Golden Pyramid Award" at the 36th CIFF.
Still from Hussein Alimam's Like a Matchstick
... father, Hassan – one of Egypt's most acclaimed directors, with almost 100 films to his name, including Souad Hosny's classic Khali Balak Min Zuzu (Take Care of Zuzu) and the three film adaptations for Egyptian Nobel laureate Naguib Mahfouz's trilogy.