Ahmed El-Sheikh describes “the painful fading of the revolution dream”
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The movie is to compete at the Sudan Independent Film Festival (SIFF)
Despite being locally viewed at minor culture entities, independent movies are internationally awarded
We just try to highlight people’s words and take them out of the areas they live in, says artist
By Bike is a bicycle with a large box at the front of it. Ahmed made the box himself, which has holes and spaces for a cooking pot to be placed on it to bake the sweet potato
The Dream of Shahrazad will be screened at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina Sunday
As 2015 draws to a close, many civil society organisations have adopted the belief of turning Egypt into a better place starting with the citizens instead of waiting for the authorities to take action. Throughout the year, both individuals and non-profit organisations were more concerned with the main problems in Egypt and several projects were …
Contradicting answers for why there was a raid and why it was shut down
For the last two weeks, “Freska guy” – a university graduate who roams Cairo streets carrying a box full of the popular sweets called “Freska” – was the centre of attention of social media users. With his unique fashion sense that does not align with the traditional perception of street hawkers, Freska guy, Youssef Al-Sayed …
One girl was married three times before she turned 18; she inspired me, says photographer
For the first time in 38 years, Christmas meets full moon
This opportunity is rare to find, no one else would invest his money in an artist no one knows anything about, says participant
On a warm sunny day at the Greek Campus in downtown Cairo, hundreds of youths gathered to enjoy the weather while learning the methods of improving themselves in marketing, educational methods, recruitment, and advertising at “StandPoint Conference”. Stand Point Conference is a forum that spotlights the pros and cons of the most trending activities happening …
“I am getting married in less than two weeks! Everything is great, the preparations of the wedding, the dress, and the flat we’re moving at. Everything is ready except me!” With this phrase, S.A., 26, began the conversation. “I am terrified every time I just think of our wedding night, the first night we …
Once upon a time, a princess falls in love with her prince and thinks she’ll live happily ever after. When they get married, she never imagines her prince will one day hit or beat her for not having his lunch ready on time. He would later apologise and promise he will never do it again …
Youth of today stopped waiting for of good job opportunities and started creating their own jobs, says founder
Almost every item people use in their daily lives, from the moment they wake up until they fall asleep, is usually produced electronically as technology has become an essential part of manufacturing. But aluminium cooking pots have remained as a large part of heritage that is not electronically manufactured. In small factories, workers stand …
The new “food-lover’s festival” aims to promote food tourism by gathering a wide variety of restaurants in once place
Members confirm cats were poisoned, administration denies
Cardinale, 77, would accept participating in an Egyptian film if she finds suitable role
Those pictures are not just street photography, they are a new form of documenting history, says artist
“Concert in the Dark” allowed others to “live the life of the visually impaired” for an hour
For those who love seafood, “Halaket El-Samak” (Fish Market) in Alexandria has to be one of their favourite places. All types of seafood are available for sale after being freshly caught at dawn; the price of fish at the market depends on the quantity and variety of fish the fishers were able to catch. …
Badr, 51, believes sculpture and art is his own way of fighting back and his way of telling the world his people’s story.
I knew my nationality would make things harder, so I made sure everything else was right, says Akram
The area is highly visited during the winter since one can experience the lowest temperatures in Egypt and the humidity is very low.
The pianist starts his tour to promote tourism in Egypt: Ministry of Tourism
Naoom perfectly sews plots of drama shows to mirror Egyptian society throughout the years
Egypt is full of unique places that are capable of attracting people without paying much money.
Most camels are imported from Sudan, and brought to the market, where they are often treated brutally.