Int’l Art Film Fest in Slovakia to Screen 10 Egyptian Hits
Ten Egyptian films will be screened at the 9th Art Film International Festival, which will be held in Slovakia June 22-29, according to the Qatari daily Al Raya.
The works include five long narrative films: Iskandaria Kaman Wa Kaman (Alexandria More and More) directed by Yosef Shahin and starring Yusra; Assuo'd Ela Alhawiyah (Climbing to the Underworld), directed by Kamal Al Sheikh and costarring Madihah Kamel and Jamil Rateb; Lih Ya Banafsaj (Why Violet) directed by Radwan Al Kashef; Edhak Al Sourah Titlaa Hilwa (Smile, the Photo Will Be Nice) directed by Sharif Arafeh; and Mercedes, directed by Yusri Nasrallah.
This is in addition to five short narrative films: Annil Al Azraq (The Blue Nile), Fannan Al Khurdah (Scrap Artist), Haret Najeeb Mahfouze (Najeeb Mahfouze Neighborhood) and Qatrat Maa (Water Drop).
The festival will honor cinematographer Ramsis Marzouk - Albawaba.com
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