Press Releases

Saturday ,10 of July 2021
In celebration of the inaugural edition of the ‘Festivals Hub’, The Marché du Film, Cinando and ElGouna Film Festival (GFF) held a mixer event for the film community to come together at the highly anticipated 74th edition of the Cannes Film Festival which runs from July 6-16, 2021.
Sunday ,27 of June 2021
El Gouna Film Festival continues to pay tribute to renowned filmmakers and cinematic legends who left iconic imprints on the seventh art. This year, the festival commemorates the late Polish director Krzysztof Kieślowski on the 25th anniversary of his passing by dedicating its Special Presentations section to some of his most celebrated films. GFF will also honor the late director’s life and works in its annual retrospective exhibition.
Sunday ,20 of June 2021
El Gouna Film Festival (GFF) is honored to bestow its 2021 Career Achievement Award on the Egyptian superstar, Ahmed El Saka, in recognition of his extraordinary cinematic journey and outstanding contribution to the industry during the past two decades.
Sunday ,28 of March 2021
El Gouna Film Festival (GFF) is pleased to announce the Call for Entries for the 5th edition of CineGouna Platform, which is scheduled to take place October 16-21, 2021 in the resort town of El Gouna
Sunday ,21 of March 2021
El Gouna Film Festival is pleased to announce the Call for Entries for its upcoming 5th edition, scheduled to take place October 14-22, 2021 in the resort town of El Gouna. The deadline for receipt of submissions is August 15, 2021
Thursday ,4 of March 2021
Celebrating 5 years as one of the leading film festivals in the MENA region, El Gouna Film Festival (GFF) continues its mission to reinforce and promote cinema in the Middle East and beyond by announcing the dates of its 5th edition, scheduled to take place from October 14 -22, 2021 in El Gouna.