July 13, 2014
Films from Egypt, Lebanon, Iraq, Palestine and Jordan, including Mohamed Khan's Factory Girl, will be screened at the Riverside Theatres in Sydney, Australia, this August as part of the 2014 Arab Film Festival.
July 10, 2014
The biblical drama depicting Moses' departure from Egypt is set to hit US cinemas in December.
July 9, 2014
After breaking his leg recently, Hassan Al Raddad made a TV appearance on the show "Laylah" hosted by Samer Yousri.
July 8, 2014
The 20th MedFilm Festival opened on Friday in Rome with Mohamed Khan's Factory Girl, one of several Egyptian films to be screened until 11 July.
July 1, 2014
The recent political remarks made by Egyptian actor Amro Waked, which many had opposed, have negatively impacted his latest television drama “Ahil Iskandaria” (the People of Alexandria).
As can be expected, Syria’s once-proud television drama and comedy industry continues to decline. This season, the few shows that exist are not as well done as years before the crisis began.
Muslims might be fasting and all that jazz, but some deem the Ramadan dramas promote decadence instead.
June 30, 2014
"His Excellency" cost the most money of any Egyptian drama to make this Ramadan, but it's getting high viewership as well.
June 23, 2014
Aida El-Kashef’s 2011 short film 'Hadouta Men Safeeh' (A Tin Tale) was restricted from screening at Zawya, but the program's curator managed away around it.
Egyptian film The Aftermath of the Inauguration of the Public Toilet at Kilometre 375, which explores fear, was named best student short film at the now 20-year-old Palm Springs International ShortFest.
"If" the youtube preview is any indicator of what's to come, Elissa holy month show will be a raging success!
June 22, 2014
29 years on, the Jerash Festival for Culture and Arts proves that it's still got it!
June 7, 2014
He directed "The Aftermath of the Inauguration of the Public Toilet at Kilometer 375", and now he gives a glimpse of how it went down.
June 3, 2014
"Enormous" pressure has led the Egyptian satirist to step away from the camera.
June 2, 2014
Filming the seventh episode of the Star Wars franchise means something big for Abu Dhabi.