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Najwa Najjar’s film to open London Palestine Film Festival
Palestinian director Najwa Najjar's film Eyes of a thief, which opens the London Palestine Film Festival, is a contender for an oscar in the Foreign Language category, but getting noticed is an uphill struggle explains director Najwa Najjar.
November 25, 2014
After six years and a lot of drama, Najwa Najjar’s Eyes of a Thief is ready for the screen
The Palestinian director Najwa Najjar’s 2009 debut feature Pomegranates and Myrrh was an unexpected hit. It’s taken her a lot of work to get her second feature off the ground, but Eyes of the Thief - coming with financial support from Dubai Film Connection - is finally complete.
July 16, 2014
Indie filmmaker Ahmad Abdalla pays big-budget homage to old Egyptian cinema
Ahmad Abdalla is one of Egypt’s most exciting independent directors. His latest film, Decor, is his first time working with a major studio in Egypt, and saw him move from small sets and micro-budgets to huge cast ensembles and near limitless funds.
July 14, 2014
Egyptian director Omar El Zohairy’s short film marks a first at Cannes
Omar Al Zohairy's The Aftermath of The Inauguration of The Public Toilet At Kilometer 375 is the first Egyptian film to appear in Cannes’ Cinéfondation competition for student shorts, one of 16 films picked from 1,631 submissions.
May 17, 2014