Depicting Ancient Egypt in Film

  • Thu Oct 21, 2021
  • 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM (90 min)

In an attempt to bring international filmmakers’ attention to Ancient Egypt, this panel discussion will explore the very rich yet untouched topic of the representation of Ancient Egypt in cinema. The masterclass will include prestigious filmmakers and Egyptologists who will raise questions around the depiction of Ancient Egypt in film. From historical accuracy to racial appropriation, whitewashing in casting, and everything else in between.