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Latest in Tag: films

What to watch to kill time in quarantine?

Daily News Egypt chose nine films and mini-series for those of you who are in quarantine and want to kill time. They range from comedy, drama, to action. Most of them are available online on streaming websites, youtube, or on other outlets.

Daily News Egypt

12 episodic works, 73 short films, 4 special events join Sundance festival slate

Works chosen across Indie Episodic, Shorts, Special Events sections of 2019 event declared, stressing Institute’s dedication to exhibit autonomous narration irrespective of form, format, or length Works selected across the Indie Episodic, Shorts and Special Events sections of the 2019 Sundance film festival were announced today, emphasising Sundance Institute’s commitment to showcasing bold independent storytelling …

Daily News Egypt

Films shortlisted for foreign-language Oscar

Nine films have made it into the final list vying for an Academy Award nomination in the foreign language category. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the shortlist on Thursday, with films from Lebanon, Chile, Hungary, Senegal, Sweden, South Africa, Russia, Germany, and Israel. The nine films were chosen from a longer …

Adham Youssef

At the 38th edition of Cairo International Film Festival: 2 Egyptian films take on international race among 16 others

A few days before the opening ceremony of the 38th edition of the Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF), Magda Wassef, the president of the festival, with representatives of the Parallel Programs running alongside the international competition in CIFF and the 4th Cairo Film Conncetion unveiled some secrets about one of Egypt’s most reputable artistic and cultural …

Rana Khaled

Mohamed Khan: knight of the defeated

Mohamed Khan has died?! This was the question of denial that followed the tragic news of his death. His death was followed by nothing but the silent sneaking of absence. Khan—king of reality—is no longer in real life. There is something that cannot be said in one sentence—something that still does not mitigate the suddenness …

Nahed Salah

The top 10 films of 2015

Even though the mega blockbuster “Star Wars” appears to eclipse all other movies this year, there were many other memorable films. DW’s film editor Jochen Kürten reveals his 10 personal favorites.

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Born 125 years ago: Celebrating the films of Fritz Lang

“Metropolis” was his most famous work. One of the most influential filmmakers in the history of cinema, Fritz Lang was born 125 years ago on December 5 – an opportunity to rediscover his masterpieces. His famous silent films have been shown in countless retrospectives in Germany, especially after their careful restoration. Few other films have …

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Secret agents like Berlin: Spielberg’s ‘Bridge of Spies’

It was filmed in Berlin and a German actor stars with Tom Hanks. Spielberg’s latest film tells an incredible story – and it’s based on true facts. For decades, Germany has been a popular backdrop for spy films. The European premiere of “Bridge of Spies” will take place in Berlin, on Friday 13. Steven Spielberg …

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Which voice is behind the next James Bond song?

007 fans can hardly wait for the new James Bond movie later this year. Rumors are abounding over the title song – which has already been recorded. DW looks at previous theme song hits. They’re tough acts to follow. On Tuesday (28.07.2015), singer Ellie Goulding posted a photo on Instagram of her leaving the famous …

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