Written by Bahaa Nabil – Muhammad Al-Hosary
Friday, May 12, 2023 10:36 PM
The Egyptian Catholic Center Film Festival, in its 71st session, headed by Father Boutros Daniel, awarded the Special Jury Prize to the great artist Ahmed Bedir. I even performed a suit, I was surprised that in the 14th moon, I am working on two scenes, I will take a prize for them, this is zucchini, and after that, when I get any movie with more than two scenes, I will not do it.
The jury of the seventy-first session was formed, headed by director Hani Lashin, and the membership of each of: the artist Magda Zaki, the artist Magdy Kamel, the Tunisian artist Aisha bin Ahmed, the president of the Academy of Fine Arts, Ghada Jabara, the director of photography Sameh Selim, the writer and art critic Nahed Salah, and the musician Khaled Al-Kammar. .
The Supreme Committee of the festival revealed the five films participating in the official competition for this year, among twenty-five films that were shown commercially in cinemas, in addition to two films that were shown on platforms, and the five films that were selected are, “Moon Night 14” directed by Hadi El Bagoury, and the movie “11:11”. Directed by Karim Abu Zeid, “Hadath fi Talaat Harb 2” directed by Magdy Ahmed Ali, “Kamila” directed by John Ikram, and “The Green Gate” directed by Raouf Abdel Aziz.
The Catholic Center Film Festival is an Egyptian film festival, and it is considered the oldest film festival in the Middle East. .