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Friday ,15 of November 2019
Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) came to an end after a successful 25th edition packed with some of the finest cinematic productions of 2019
Thursday ,14 of November 2019
El Gouna Film Festival (GFF) in collaboration with the Black Nights Film Festival (PÖFF) celebrates Arab cinema by hosting the biggest Arab retrospective program in the European continent at the 23rd edition of PÖFF
Sunday ,3 of November 2019
This year, in its 34th edition, the festival dedicated a special program in celebration of Egyptian female directors titled;The Women Revolution in Egyptian Cinema
Thursday ,24 of October 2019
In line with its mission to support cinema in all its aspects, GFF hosted the Filmmaking Education Forum (FEF) during its 3rd edition
Sunday ,3 of November 2019
Carthage Film Festival (JCC) concluded its 30th edition today by announcing the award winners; and we are happy to announce that some of GFF’s 2019 Arab honorees scored JCC’s main awards.
Monday ,28 of October 2019
The Arabian Sights Film Festival successfully wrapped its 24th edition which was held from October 18-27, 2019 by announcing the award winners
Thursday ,24 of October 2019
Mumbai Film Festival concluded its 21st edition on Thursday October 24th, 2019 with Sudanese director Suhaib Gasmelbari’s documentary Talking About Trees winning the Grand Jury Prize and Amjad Abu Alala’s You Will Die at Twenty receiving a special mention.
Thursday ,24 of October 2019
In line with its stated objectives of supporting Arab filmmakers around the world, El Gouna Film Festival (GFF) recently finalized a cooperation agreement with the LatinArab International Film Festival.
Monday ,14 of October 2019
 Haifa Street, which had its world premiere at Busan, narrates the bloody events that accompanied the 2006 civil war in Iraq
Saturday ,12 of October 2019
The festival showcases around 300 films from nearly 85 countries, including an exceptional selection of Arab films that gained world-wide acclaim this year
Tuesday ,8 of October 2019
Malmö Arab Film Festival (MAFF) concluded its market forum on Tuesday, October 8, 2019, with an award ceremony for the winning projects who were granted a total cash prize of more than $ 110,000
Tuesday ,8 of October 2019
The 9th edition of MAFF showcases 47 films, ranging between narratives, documentaries and short films, including the screening of The Knight and The Princess directed by Bashir El Deek and Ibrahim Mousa
Tuesday ,8 of October 2019
During the 3rd edition of GFF, Cinegouna Bridge hosted a chat with Italian director and producer Antonio Falduto titled ‘Building Bridges: Italian Incentives for International Co-production’
Thursday ,3 of October 2019
El Gouna Film Festival continues its drive to enter into strategic partnerships with international entities. The latest agreement, with Italian NGO Controluce
Tuesday ,3 of September 2019
El Gouna Film Festival continues to build on a number of collaborations it has initiated to empower Arab filmmakers.
Wednesday ,21 of August 2019
The Winners of Best Project in Development " Embodied Chorus"
Wednesday ,7 of August 2019
Winners of a Palme d’Or, Two Silver Bears and a Crystal Globe Among GFF’s 2019 Lineup
Thursday ,25 of July 2019
It is with great sadness and sorrow that we bid farewell to actor and artist Farouk Al-Fishawi, who left our world this morning at the age of 67. The acting legend starred in over 248 works of film, TV, and radio. His most notable work includes Lih Ya Banafseg by Radwan Al Kashef, Al Mashbooh by Samir Seif, Youm Lel Settat by Kamla Abu Zekri, and Al Quott by Ibrahim Al Batout. He also produced Mashwar Omr by Mohammed Khan. Al-Fishawi was born in 1952 in Menoufeya, Egypt. Before starting his long artistic career, he received two university degrees: a Bachelor of Arts, and a Bachelor of Medicine.
Thursday ,25 of July 2019
El Gouna Film Festival (GFF) is pleased to announce that Egyptian-Canadian actor Mena Massoud will be attending the forthcoming 3rd edition of the Festival, which will take place from September 19 to 27, 2019.
Tuesday ,9 of July 2019
El Gouna Film Festival (GFF) is happy to announce that The Knight & The Princess, the first Egyptian animated feature film, has been confirmed to take part in its 3rd edition, which will take place from September 19 to 27, 2019.