Ali Sobhy

An Egyptian actor, who studied acting, contemporary theatrical dance, and singing. He co-founded the street theater troupe Hala from 2001 to 2010. Then, in 2011, he co-founded the troupe Kouta Hamra for modern circus arts and social theater. He starred in the short film Dead Money, which won the Best Short Film Award at the […]

Shady Fouad

An Egyptian writer and director, born on 5/9/1991. He graduated from the Faculty of Engineering, Communications Department in 2013, then joined the Higher Institute of Cinema, Department of Script writing and graduated in 2018. He made his directorial debut with Amid Summer & Winter (2018).

Ahmed Kamal

Ahmed Kamal is an Egyptian actor and acting coach who was born in 1959. He started working in film during the eighties of last century in several important films like A Bitter Day and a Sweet Day, and A Citizen, an Informer and a Thief. He also worked in several successful television series like Laila’s […]

Samah Anwar

Samah Anwar is an Egyptian actress and director. She studied French at the Faculty of Arts at Cairo University and thereafter earned fame for her vivacious roles in Egyptian cinema. Among her best-known film works are Caught Red-Handed, and Mischievous Girl. Samah has also performed on stage and television. Her TV series include Mountain Wolves, […]

Fr. Mario Boulos sj.

مدير مركز الجزويت الثقافي بالإسكندريةالتحق بـالرهبانية اليسوعية في عام 2007، درس الفلسفة والحضارة العربية في جامعة القديس يوسف ببيروت، وعمل في أثناء دراسته في لبنان مرشدًا روحياً للعمل الرعوي الجامعي بكلية الفنون الجميلة (الجامعة اللبنانية) .تلقى دروس الليسانس باللاهوت في مركز سيفر اليسوعي – باريس، ثم نال شهادة الماجستير في اللاهوت السياسي والاجتماعي من جامعة تورنتو – كندا.

Mohamed Hesham Obayya

An Egyptian journalist, author and scriptwriter. He has been a professional journalist since 2004 and has worked in several positions, including assistant editor-in-chief of El Tahrir newspaper, and editor-in-chief of the weekly newspaper El Youm El Jadeed. He won the Journalists’ Syndicate Award three times, and has published several books in satirical and travel literature. […]

Mariam Ahmady

Egyptian director who made her directorial debut with the series I Fell in Love (2014), which is adapted from a novel of the same name.

Karim El Shenawy

Egyptian director born in Cairo on 28 September. He graduated from the Faculty of Mass Communication – Cairo University in 2007, after which he traveled to London to study filmmaking. He served as AD on works such as Asmaa, and Tahrir 2011: The Good, the Bad, and the Politician. He directed his first short film […]

Mohamed Abolela Elsalamony

An Egyptian novelist and playwright, born in Damietta Governorate on January 3, 1941. He graduated from the Faculty of Arts, Cairo University in 1968. He worked as the Director General of Theater at the General Authority for Cultural Palaces, and served as a member of the Permanent Committee for Theater at the Supreme Council of […]

Safei Eldin Mahmoud

Safei is a highly accomplished film producer from Egypt, with over 20 years of experience in the industry. In 2013, he founded Red Star for Production and Distribution, a production company that produces a diverse range of fiction and documentary films catering to a wide audience. Safei’s unique ability to bridge the gap between art-house […]