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38th Cairo Int'l Film Festival

Wednesday، 16 November 2016 03:28 PM

Under the auspices of Culture Ministry, the 38th Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF) opened during the period November 15 to 24, 2016 with intensive international participation this year.

Magda Wassef  headed the CIFF for the second time, while the critic Sherif Rizkallah is the executive director and Mahmoud Hemida is the honorary president of the festival.

This year's edition is dedicated to late iconic Egyptian actor Mahmoud Abdel-Aziz who passed away days ago.

The International Jury of CIFF

·        Christian Petzold - Director, Scriptwriter - German (President)

·        Arwa Gouda - Actress - Egypt

·        Cheick Oumar Sissoko - Director - Mali

·        Filip Bajon - Director, Scriptwriter, Producer - Poland

·        Hani Khalifa - Director - Egypt

·        Li Yu - Director, Scriptwriter- China

·        Mary Sweeney - Director, Scriptwriter, Editor, Producer - USA

·        Robyn Kershaw - Producer - Australia

·        Saba Mubarak - Actress- Jordan

International Competition for Feature and Documentry: Official Selection

·        A Day For Women - By: Kamla Abou Zekri - Youm Lel Setat - Egypt

·        A Good Wife (Dobra Žena ) - By: Mirjana Karanović - Serbia, Bosnia And Herzegovina, Croatia

·        Anna's Life - By: Nino Basilia, Georgia

·        Chronicles Of My Village - By: Karim Traidia - Algeria

·        Dogs (Câini) - By: Bogdan Mirică, France, Romania, Bulgaria, Qatar

·        Kills On Wheels ( Tiszta Szívvel) - By: Attila Till - Hungary

·        Little Jacob - By: Mariusz Bieliński - Mały Jakub

·        Mimosas - By: Oliver Laxe - Spain, Morocco, France, Qatar

·        Perfect Strangers (Perfetti Sconosciuti) - By: Paolo Genovese, Italy

·        Someone To Talk To - By: Yulin Liu, China

·        The Narrow Path (Ottayaal Paatha) - By: Satish Babusenan, Santosh Babusenan, India

·        The Other Land (Al Bar Al Tany) - By: Ali Idrees - Egypt

·        The Polar Boy - By: Anu Aun - Estonia, Polaarpoiss

·        The Stopover (Voir Du Pays) - By: Delphine Coulin, Muriel Coulin, France, Greece

·   The Train Of Salt And Sugar (Bcomboio De Sal E Açucar) By: Licínio Azevedo - Portugal, Mozambique, France, South Africa, Brazil

·        We Are Never Alone (Nikdy Nejsme Sami) - By: Petr Vaclav, Czech Republic

International Competition for Feature and Documentry: Official Selection: Out of Competition

·        After The Storm (Umi Yorimo Mada Fukaku) - By: Kore-Eda Hirokazu, Japan

·        Florence Foster Jenkins - By: Stephen Frears - UK

·        Graduation (Bacalaureat) - By: Cristian Mungiu, Romania, France, Belgium

·        It's Only The End Of The World ( Juste La Fin Du Monde) - By: Xavier Dolan - Canada, France

·        Ma’rosa - By: Brillante Mendoza, Philippines

·        On The Milky Road (Na Mliječnom Putu) - Serbia, UK, USA

·        Swiss Army Man - By: Dan Kwan, Daniel Scheinert, USA

·        Toni Erdmann - By: Maren Ade - Germany, Austria

·        Where To Invade Next - By: Michael Moore, USA

Parallel Programs

·        Prospects of Arab Cinema (PAC)

·        Critic's Day

·        Cinema Of Tomorrow International Competition (CTIC)

·        Festival of Festivals

·        International Panorama

·        Shakespeare and Cinema

·        New Egyptian Cinema (2015 - 2016)

·        Guest of Honor from World Cinema : The Chinese Cinema

Tributes

·        Faten Hamama Awards

·        Faten Hamama Honorary and Excellence Awards

Honorary Award

·        Mohamed Khan- Director- Egypt

·        Cheick Oumar Sissoko - Director - Mali

·        Hussein El Qala - Producer – Palestine

·        Yehia El Fakharany - Actor - Egypt

Excellence Award

·        Christian Petzold - Director, Scriptwriter - German

·        Jia Zhangke - Director – China

·        Ahmed Helmy - Actor - Egypt

 

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