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Tunisian film A Son by Barsaoui takes three awards, newly created Audience Award went to the Egyptian film Let’s Talk
The Gender Parity Pledge 5050×2020 is a movement that aims for better gender representation and transparency by 2020. First introduced at the Cannes Film Festival in 2018, a number of festivals have signed the pledge since then.
The competition screens the latest of Arab cinema, through which various feature and documentary films compete.
Targeted sections are Virtual Reality, Midnight Screenings, Gala Screenings
Egyptian Culture Minister Ines Abdel-Dayem inaugurated festival
Festival added 2 new awards to its prizes, ‘audience award’, ‘best Arabic film’
The Cairo International Film Festival kicked off its opening ceremony with the screening of Hany Abu Assad’s film The Mountain Between US. The Faten Hamama Excellence Award was given to actor Maged El-Kedwany. While actor Samir Ghanem received Faten Hamama Honourary Award, which was handed to him by his two daughters and actresses Donia, and …