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Category : Films (9)
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  • de Peter Snowdon • Bahrain • Egypt • Libya • Syria • Tunisia • Yemen - 2012 - 01h19m00

    The Uprising shows us the Arab revolutions from the inside. It is a multi-camera, first-person account of that fragile, irreplaceable moment when life ceases to be a prison, and everything becomes possible again.This feature-length documentary is composed entirely of videos made by citizens and long-term residents of Tunisia, Egypt, Bahrain, Libya, Syria and Yemen.

  • de Arash T. Riahi • Egypt • Spain • Iran • Serbia • Syria • Turkey • Ukraine • United States - 2013 - 01h51m00

    Everyday Rebellion is a story about the richness of peaceful protest, acted out everyday by passionate people from Spain, Iran, Syria, Ukraine, USA, UK and Serbia. These methods are inventive, funny and sometimes even aggressive. And the activists of nonviolence are feared because they are rapidly changing the world and challenging dictatorships as well as global corporations.

  • de Youssef Chahine • Egypt - 1994 - 02h08m00
    Mahmoud Hemida  •  Youssra  •  Khaled El Nabaoui  •  Michel Piccoli  •  Safia El Emary  •  Ahmed Bedir

    The biblical tale of Joseph is told from an Egyptian perspective in this interesting character study. In this film, Joseph is called Ram. Ram, tired of his family's backward superstitious life, and tired of being picked on by his brothers, wants to go to Egypt to study agriculture.

  • Heya fawda • de Youssef Chahine Khaled Youssef • Egypt - 2007 - 02h02m00
    Youssef El Sherif  •  Hala Fakher  •  Hala Sedky  •  Khaled Saleh  •  Mena Shalaby

    Choubra is the cosmopolitan neighbourhood of Cairo, and Hatem is the local police officer who patrols the neighbourhood with an iron hand. Every single citizen fears and hates him. Only Nour, a young woman he lusts after, dares stand up to him. But Nour is secretly in love with Cherif, a brilliant and uncorrupted deputy public prosecutor, which drives Hatem to do all he can to come between them.

  • Bab el shams • de Yousry Nasrallah • Egypt - 2003 - 02h12m00
    Hiam Abbass  •  Fady Abou-Samra  •  Hussein Abou Seada  •  Mohamed Akil  •  Béatrice Dalle  •  Ahmad Al Ahmad

    In the beginning was Palestine, and the story of Younes began, known as Abou Salem, known as the Man, said to be the father of Ibrahim, fighting the English from the age of 16, still fighting, but retrenched in the Lebanon, illegal in his own country...

  • de Youssef Chahine • Egypt - 2000 - 01h42m00
    Latifa  •  Ahmed Bedeir  •  Ahmed Wafik  •  Magda El Khattib  •  Zaki Abdel Wahab  •  Ahmed Mehrez  •  Mostapha Chaaban  •  Rubi

    Drama about Malak, a rich and famous singing star who, when her husband leaves her, takes up with the younger, handsome Lamei. What Malak can't see - but her family can - is that Lamei is only after her money.

  • Al Massir • de Youssef Chahine • Egypt - 1997 - 02h15m00
    Nour El Sherif  •  Laila Eloui  •  Mahmoud Hemida  •  Safia El Emari  •  Mohammad Mounir

    The film is about Averroes, a 12th-century philosopher from Andalusia who would be known as the most important commentator on Aristotle. Caliph al-Mansour orders the books burning of his works which concepts will influence not only the Enlightenment in the West but also all human thought. His disciples and his close relatives decide to make some copies.

  • Bab el shams • de Yousry Nasrallah • Egypt - 2003 - 02h18m00
    Hiam Abbass  •  Fady Abou-Samra  •  Hussein Abou Seada  •  Mohamed Akil  •  Ahmad Al Ahmad  •  Béatrice Dalle

    In the beginning was Palestine, and the story of Younes began, known as Abou Salem, known as the Man, said to be the father of Ibrahim, fighting the English from the age of 16, still fighting, but retrenched in the Lebanon, illegal in his own country...

  • El Sheita Elli Fat • de Ibrahim El-Batout • Egypt - 2011 - 01h34m00
    Amr Waked  •  Salah Hanafy  •  Farah Youssef  •  Moataz Mosallam

    25 January 2011 changed Egypt forever. The activist Omro, the journalist Farah and the government security officer Adel – individuals whose pasts will be resurrected and whose stories and destinies will collide as they struggle to remove the obstacles between a man and himself, all the way to the fall of Hosni Mubarak.