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Monday 02 December, 2019

Minister of Culture And Governor of Alexandria Inaugurate The First Edition of Alexandria Arab Theater Festival For Specialized Institutes And Colleges

Minister of Culture And Governor of Alexandria Inaugurate The First Edition of Alexandria Arab Theater Festival For Specialized Institutes And Colleges 7 Arab countries in the first edition of Alexandria Arab Theater Festival for specialized institutes and colleges. Minister of Culture honors 5 personalities in the opening ceremonies of Alexandria Arab Theater Festival for specialized institutes and colleges, celebrating Jalal El Sharkawy. On Tuesday 3 December 2019 , Dr. Inas Abdel Dayem, Minister of Culture , Mohamed El Sherif, Governor of Alexandria, Dr. Mostafa El Feky, Director of Bibliotheca Alexandrina and Dr. Ashraf Zaki, head of the Academy of Arts, will inaugurate the first edition of Alexandria Arab Theater Festival for Institutes and Colleges – headed by Dr. Alaa Abdel Aziz Suleiman ,drama professor  at the Higher Institute of Dramatic Arts. This edition celebrates  the great Jalal El Sharkawy and  with the participation of 7 countries: Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman and Lebanon. The Minister of Culture will honor five figures who contributed to enriching the field of theater in Egypt and the Arab world including : Mohamed Sobhy, Khaled Al Nabawi, Dawood Hussein (Kuwait), Dr. Hassan Attia, and Dr. Essam Ahmed El Kurdi- President of Alexandria University. It is worthy of note that the first edition of the Alexandria Arab Theater Festival for institutes and specialized colleges is held with the participation of 7 Arab countries :- - Egypt represented by the Department of Drama and Criticism at the University of Ain Shams , participating  with the plays:- "Ashab Al- saada” " - the Higher Institute of Dramatic Arts ", Wahsh Al Zogag”  - American University , "Esabat Shaneia “ - Higher Institute of Dramatic Arts, Alexandria .  Jordan, represented by the Department of Dramatic Arts at the University of Jordan participating with the play " Bur Theater”,  Morocco, represented by the Higher Master Studies Theater and classic Arts Class .  Saudi Arabia participates with  "Al Asefa".  Kuwait, participates with  "Al khouroug Ila Al Hayat".  Oman participates with  "Mushka " Play.  Lebanon  participates with “ The dictator” . Furthermore, this Edition  hosts  a group of Arab specialists including:- Dr. Mohammed Hosni Haj (Lebanon), Dr. Rami Najib Farah Haddad , the great artist Hussein Khatib , Dr. Omar Naqrash (Jordan), Dr. Hisham Ben Issa (Tunisia), the great writer Ismail Abdullah ( UAE), Dr. Sami Al-Jamaan (Saudi Arabia), Dr. Osama Khalid Al-Mesbah and  Dr. Jamal Al-Shayji (Kuwait).    

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Thursday 28 November, 2019

Minister of Culture Inaugurates The First Arajos And Traditional Puppets Forum In The Cultural Park

Minister of Culture Inaugurates The First Arajos And Traditional Puppets Forum In The Cultural Park Abdel Dayem: Heritage Arts is a mark of identity and a source of contemporary inspiration. Minister of Culture Dr. Inas Abdel Dayem affirmed that heritage arts is a title of identity and a source of contemporary inspirations. It is worthy of note that  the first Arajose and Traditional Puppets Forum is held by the Ministry of Culture - the Supreme Council for Culture headed by  Dr. Hisham Azmi, and  the National Center for Child Culture, headed by the writer Mohamed Nassef . This forum was inaugurated on the occasion of the first year of the inclusion of Arajose art in the list of UNESCO World intangible cultural heritage and within the celebrations of childhood At Children Cultural Park in Sayeda Zeinab District. During the celebration, The Minister of Culture Gave its directions  to establish a permanent school and workshop for the art of Aragouz and Puppets theater , to provide all support for the activities presented to the visitors  of the park, plus, she honored 9 Aragouz players for their efforts in preserving this art including:-  The name of  Mahmoud Ibrahim Shkoku -received by director Nasser Abdul Ltwab, the name of Saber l- Masry  - received by his son Karim, the name of Hamdi Qalioubi - received by his sons Hossam and Yara, Salah Al-Masri, Sayed Al-Suwaisi, Amr Al-Gizawi, Adel Madi - received by Saber Rabie, the youngest Aragouz player Karim Salah Al-Masri and director Nasser Abdel Tawab . The opening ceremonies included organizing a symposium about the art of Arajose, moderated by Dr. Ahmed Marsy- professor of popular literature, in addition to presenting Alarajoz show directed by Ahmed Ismail. It is worth mentioning that in November 2018 , the Ministry of Culture succeeded to add the file of “ traditional hand puppets- known as Arajose art “ to  the list of the intangible heritage urgent safeguarding of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) . Egypt has registered The arts of “ Al- Sira Al Hillalya – Hilaly Biography 2008  “ An “ Al Tahteeb – The Sticks Gشme 2016 ”  to  the list of the intangible heritage urgent safeguarding of UNESCO

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Wednesday 27 November, 2019

Dialogues of Art And Creativity Between Egypt And Italy In Rome

Dialogues of Art And Creativity Between Egypt And Italy In Rome - Aswan Folkloric Troupe fascinates the Italian audience  at the opening of the cultural season of the Egyptian Academy of Arts in Rome. Egypt's ambassador to Rome: Cultural diplomacy plays an active role in human communication. - Dr. Heba Youssef: The artistic and civilization common features between Egypt and Italy are historical. The Ministry of Culture has launched the new season of the Egyptian Academy of Arts in Rome, entitled " Egypt and Italy -Dialogues of Art and Creativity" , it began by celebrating the selection of Aswan as the capital of the African youth-  comes within the framework of Egypt's presidency of the African Union. The inauguration was attended Dr. Heba Youssef , Head of the Foreign Cultural Relations Sector and the supervisor of the cultural and artistic activities of the Academy and a number of ambassadors of Arab, African and European countries in Italy. The celebration started with opening of an exhibition of plastic art entitled “ Messages From the South “ , including  32 works of 20 creators from different generations in the field of   photography, graphics, photography, landscapes and abstract arts , reflecting  the landmarks and environment in Aswan and Nubia, in addition to a collection of photographs embodying the traditional life in southern Egypt.  For his part ,Hisham Badr, the Egyptian Ambassador to Italy, delivered a speech stressing on  the effective role of the Ministry of Culture through the Egyptian Academy of Arts in Rome as one of the arms of Egyptian cultural diplomacy and soft power , pointing to the influential role of arts in promoting communities, describing  Egypt as the  Africa gate, especially after the selected capital of the African Youth, adding that Aswan will host many international conferences and meetings during the coming period. For her part, Dr. Heba Yusuf reviewed the agenda of cultural and artistic activities during the new season of the Academy in Rome and pointed to the artistic and civilization historical common features between Egypt and Italy , giving  a prove  that the Roman art is shown in the temples of Upper Egypt Edfu, Dandara and Fiyala . Moreover , the Islamic arts is shown in the city of Sicily , approving the  convergence of the two civilizations ,this  was the reason for choosing Aswan as an icon for this season . She also  stressed that Dr. Inas Abdel Dayem, Minister of Culture, pays special attention to the Egyptian Academy of Arts in Rome as a bridge and a window for demonstrating  the Egyptian creativity in various fields to create  the dialogue of civilizations between the two countries. The ceremonies included screening a documentary film highlighting the most important historical and tourist landmarks in Aswan and  the modern urban development projects in the city. The celebration concluded with presenting  a show for  “  Aswan Folk Art Troupe “- affiliated to the General Organization of  Culture Palaces, reflecting  the customs and cultural heritage of Aswan. The show attracted  hundreds of audiences .    

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Tuesday 26 November, 2019

In Rome , The Ministry of Culture Continues The Celebration of Egypt's Presidency of The African Union And The Selection of Aswan As The Capital of The Black Continent’s Youth.

In Rome , The Ministry of Culture Continues The Celebration of Egypt's Presidency of The African Union And The Selection of Aswan As The Capital of The Black Continent’s  Youth. In the framework of  the opening of the activity season of the Egyptian Academy of Arts in Rome, Culture delivers  messages from the south to Italy. Culture Ministry continues the celebration of Egypt's presidency of the African Union and the selection of Aswan As The Capital of The Black Continent’s  Youth . The season of the Egyptian Academy of Arts in Rome includes :- Plastic arts , popular arts , documentary films at the start of The Ministry of Culture launches the first activities, of the agenda of the new season of the Egyptian Academy of Arts in Rome ,by organizing an artistic celebration on the occasion of choosing Aswan as the capital of African youth, which comes within the framework of Egypt's presidency of the African Union on  27 November. The ceremonies will be attended by  Ambassador Hesham Badr, Egyptian Ambassador to Italy, Dr. Heba Youssef, Head of Foreign Cultural Relations Sector, Supervisor of Cultural and Artistic Activities, and a number of ambassadors , diplomats and public figures. Dr. Enas Abdel Dayem, Minister of Culture, affirmed that the Egyptian Academy of Arts in Rome plays an active role in creating dialogue of civilization between Egypt and Europe , it is also  considered  to be  one of the important bridges and a golden gate to transfer the Egyptian local creativity and the essence of Egyptian culture and arts to Europe. For her part , Dr. Heba Youssef said that The Egyptian Academy of Arts in Rome is one of the main pillars and a beacon of Egyptian cultural in the heart of Europe and it contributes in its role as one of the tools of Egyptian soft power in promoting Egypt and its culture and heritage,  as well as in  stimulating the opportunities of European cultural investment by shedding light on some national projects in film screenings . It is worthy of note that the Academy has a museum of the Golden Pharaoh Tutankhamun - as a historical links with Italy to convey an image of the Egyptian civilization that has. . For his part, Dr. Ashraf Reda, head of the Egyptian Council for plastic Arts and its General Commander, said that the exhibition includes 32 works of art for 20 different artists from different generations and  some Photos embodying traditional life in Aswan. The idea of ​​establishing an Egyptian Academy of Arts was born in 1929 by the Egyptian artist Ragheb Ayyad, who was studying art in Italy at the time. Being motivated by the enthusiasm of youth , he  wrote to the Egyptian government to establish an Egyptian Academy of Arts in Rome 1930.  Afterwards,  Collo Obio Palacewas chosen to be  the temporary headquarters of the Academy with the presidency of the artist Sahab Rifaat Almaz . in 1966, the activities the first cultural season began, and in 2008 the former Minister of Culture artist Farouk Hosni decided to develop the building to become an important Egyptian cultural window in the heart of Europe, activating cultural cooperation between Egypt and European countries.  

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Tuesday 26 November, 2019

he Minister of Culture Follows Up The Construction And Equipment operations Of The Arts School And The New Building of Cinema Institute.

The Minister of Culture Follows Up The Construction And Equipment operations Of The Arts School And The New Building of Cinema Institute. Abdel Dayem: The Academy of Arts witnesses  an integrated development process to create new creative generation. Abdel Dayem: The Academy of Arts is undergoing an integrated development process to graduate internationally competitive creators. on Tuesday 26 November, Dr. Enas Abdel Dayem, Minister of Culture, continued inspected the construction works at the Arts School attached to the Academy of Arts and followed up the artistic facilities provided to the building of the new cinema institute. The minister was accompanied  by Dr. Ashraf Zaki, head  of the academy and his deputy Dr. Ghada Jabbar, Dr. Mohsen El Touni, dean of the Higher Institute of Cinema and a number of professors and faculty members. Abdel Dayem said that the Academy of Arts is witnessing an integrated development process on all levels aimed at graduating batches of creators skilled for  the global competition in their fields, pointing out that  the building and its halls are equipped with the latest systems and global techniques. The Minister of Culture was keen to meet the staff of the Academy and she thanked them for exerting more the efforts .

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Tuesday 26 November, 2019

The Minister of Culture Honors Molly Smith ,The Director of The International Theater, In The Academy of Arts

The Minister of Culture Honors Molly Smith ,The Director of The International Theater,  In The Academy of Arts Abdel Dayem: The students acquaintance with international artistic experiences is one of the advanced educational methods.   Smith: Egyptian civilization is a source of inspiration for creators Dr. Enas Abdel Dayem, Minister of Culture and Dr. Ashraf Zaki, head of the Academy of Arts honored the American Director Moulie Smith during a symposium held at the Higher Institute of Dramatic Arts ,hosting the artist Khaled Al Nabawi and Dr. Ghada Jbara, Vice President of the Academy. Abdel Dayem said that the seminar aims to acquaint the students of the Academy with international artistic experiences to allow them communicating directly with the specialists from different countries of the world, as one of the advanced educational means. She added that culture continues to modernize the academic syllabus of the academic institutes to prepare conscious new generations of creators who are able to do along with the modern  trends in  the field of culture and arts in Egypt, she noted that the turnout to attend the symposium of scholars highlight  the students passion and desire for knowledge and their will to benefit from international experiences. Dr. Ashraf Zaki said that Molly Smith is one of the pioneers in the development of the arts in the world. sHe started her career  more than 40 years ago and worked as an art director since 1998. She directed  more than 30 work on Arena Theater , noting that she was selected as the personality of the Year in 2018 in  the National Theater Conference . For her part, Molly Smith expressed  her happiness for being  in Egypt and expressed her fascination with the ancient Egyptian civilization, which is a source of inspiration for its visitors and  creators. She also praised the generosity and warmth of the Egyptians . She also assured on the ability of the arts to motivate persistence and perseverance to realize the dreams . Afterwards , She tackled the beginnings of her artistic career and her dream of establishing a theater in everywhere to satisfy the public's consciousness. She succeeded in turning the dream into reality through the establishment of Arena Theater in Washington, on  which she presented many works and adopted many talents. She spoke about  her first meeting with the artist Khaled Al-Nabawi , admiring  his role of in “Camp David”  play in which Al – Nabawy presented the character of the late President Anwar Sadat .

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Monday 25 November, 2019

The Minister of Culture Approves On The Agenda of The New Season’s Activities of The Egyptian Academy of Arts In Rome

The Minister of Culture Approves On  The Agenda of The New Season’s Activities of The Egyptian Academy of Arts In Rome Abdel Dayem: The Academy is one of the arms of cultural diplomacy to emphasize the Egyptian leadership. Dr. Inas Abdel Dayem, Minister of Culture, approved on  the agenda of the cultural and artistic activities of the Egyptian Academy of Arts in Rome –Italy , under the supervision of Dr. Heba Youssef. Abdel Dayem said that the Egyptian Academy of Arts and its artistic and intellectual activities in Rome represent the window and the gateway of Egypt's soft power in Europe. Plus, Its strategy aims  at achieving  sustainable development by  emphasizing the Egyptian cultural leadership.  For her part, Dr. Heba Youssef said that the new season of the Egyptian Academy of Arts in Rome carries the slogan “culture is The Mirror of Peoples ... Egypt and Italy – A Dialogue Of Art And Creativity” The New season begins by the  end of November with:-  organizing an exhibition of plastic art entitled "Aswan between the past and the present"-  as part of the celebrations of the selection of Aswan as  the capital of African youth, presenting a  concert by Aswan Folk Art Troupe that symbolizes the Egyptian folklore  in the south, screening  a number of documentary films about the city. She continued that the program of activity for this season 2019-2020 depends on several main axes including :- hosting the  students of the State Creativity Award -the batch of artist Gravity Serry- in the Egyptian Academy In Rome , , promoting the concept of cultural identity by organizing  some important events including :-  celebrating  the World Arabic Language Day in cooperation with the Arab League, organizing  symposium about the artistic values ​​of Arabic calligraphy , organizing workshops on Arabic calligraphy. She added that the activities includes :-  establishing a cinema club in the Academy , presenting  a concert for The  Egyptian Opera House Ensemble ,Organizing  an exhibition on the mutual artistic influences between Egypt and Italy throughout the ages , delivering  a lecture on the Fatimid artistic influence  in Sicily ,  holding workshops for traditional crafts and storytelling , organizing  a series of seminars about  Egyptian civilization on all  the ages with the participation of Italian Orientalists , organizing  Plastic Arts  exhibitions for Egyptian  creators and artists who were the former President of the Academy in Rome , presenting an artistic festivity in coordination with the Italian Bendetti Foundation , organizing a cultural visit tours to identify the Egyptian civilization in the Italian capital. She added that the  agenda includes :- celebrating  the International Women's Day and International Day of Francophone , organizing  a festivity in cooperation with the Books  House Organization  on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the establishment of the Organization , inaugurating the Egyptian Pavilion in Venice International Biennale of Architecture in cooperation with the National Authority for Urban Harmony , organizing a festivity to  celebrate the great sculptor Mahmoud Mokhtar on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of creating “  Egypt Renaissance statue”  , holding a cultural seminar, screening a documentary film , organizing a  sculpture workshop for children . Furthermore, Dr. Heba Youssef  added that the Egyptian Opera , Egypt - The Road “ will be translated into Italian to celebrate the anniversary of The Holy Family's journey. The event concludes with presenting a concert for the great musician Rajeh Daoud in  July 2020.    

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Monday 25 November, 2019

Minister of Culture And Governor of Beheira Inaugurated Damanhour Culture Palace

Minister of Culture And Governor of Beheira Inaugurated Damanhour Culture Palace Al Beheira is animated by  Damanhour Culture Palace . Abdel Dayem: A new step towards community development and human building. Dr. Inas Abdel Dayem, Minister of Culture and Major General Hisham Amna, Governor of Beheira, inaugurated  Damanhour Culture Palace to open a new window of enlightenment in Delta region. The ceremonies were attended by  Dr. Ahmed Awad, Head of the General Organization of   Culture Palaces, Dr. Magdy Saber, Head of the Egyptian Opera House, and Nihal Balbaa, Deputy Governor Al-Buhaira, Dr. Eid Saleh, President of Damanhour University, writer and great novelist Youssef Al-Qa'id and Ambassador Reda El-Taifi, director of Egypt Public Libraries Fund. Abdel Dayem said that inaugurating Damanhour Culture Palace achieves community human and development. She added that Beheira governorate gave birth to  a lot of  symbols that enriched the cultural and artistic life in Egypt. This will be done by organizing a distinguished program aimed at reaching all age and social segments and works to develop the skills of people with special abilities within the policy of their  integration in the society  to achieve the goals of sustainable development and Egypt Vision 2030E. She called Beheira Damanhour and citizens to benefit from the program of various activities to help in delivering the  message of enlightenment to everyone, calling the head of culture palaces organization to inaugurate Kom Al-Hasel culture palace on her behalf .   For his part , Dr. Ahmed Awwad explained that the strategy of Cultural Palaces organization  operates according to two main axes:- development of cultural content , the development of its infrastructure. He declared his happiness with realizing the achievement number  14 within a year and a half, pointing out that the development of cultural content includes organizing various initiatives and cultural projects , achieving the objectives of sustainable development and cultural justice in the provinces . It is noteworthy that Damanhour Culture Palace is built on an area of ​​1129 meters and it is divided into five floors, for presenting  cultural and artistic service to the people of Beheira Governorate. The  the building includes a garage with a capacity of 15 cars and a water tank and stores, the ground floor includes a theater equipped with the modern equipment to host various spectacles with 303 seats . The second floor hosts the Children's Culture Palace and the IT Club Hall for Children includes 10 computers and a multi-purpose seminar hall and a library for children with 2527 books . The third floor is the halls of Damanhour Culture Palace and includes a women's culture club , an IT club for adults with 15 computers, an exhibition hall, a plastic arts hall, a studio, two halls for environmental crafts, a folklore training hall and two libraries for adult with 5741 books in the branches in  arts and literature, History and Philosophy.  The fourth floor includes a hall  for visiting teams.  

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Monday 25 November, 2019

Minister of Culture Meets With Governor of Beheira To Discuss The Ways To Intensify Creative Activities

Minister of Culture Meets With Governor of Beheira To Discuss The Ways To Intensify Creative Activities Abdel Dayem: Culture is the  fundamental pillar for future. Dr. Inas Abdel Dayem, Minister of Culture, met with Major General Hisham Amna, , accompanied by Dr. Nihal Balbaa, the  deputy Governor of Beheira , Dr. Ahmed Awwad, head  of the General organization of  Cultural Palaces to discuss the ways to intensify intellectual and creative activities in the province. During the meeting, Abdel Dayem affirmed that the cultural activities in different parts of Egypt work to  spread enlightenment , confronting intolerance and to maintain identity.  She pointed  to the important role of creativity in developing society and building human beings as a fundamental pillar for building the future. She added that they studied  the implementation of a number of initiatives and projects aimed at providing a variety of artistic and intellectual colors to the people of the province- especially the youth, in addition to the activities to discover the talented. She  thanked the governor of Beihira for supporting creative activities in the province. For his part, Major General Hisham Amna appreciated  the efforts of culture in the province, praising the various activities organized by the organization , confirming its  success in attracting young people , praising the outstanding level of its spectacles  that aime at raising awareness and public taste.

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Monday 25 November, 2019

Minister of Culture And Governor of Beheira Inaugurate Egypt Public Library In Kafr El Dawar

Minister of Culture And Governor of Beheira Inaugurate Egypt Public Library In Kafr El Dawar Abdel Dayem: a new gate  of knowledge in the Delta of Egypt. Dr. Enas Abdel Dayem, Minister of Culture and Major General Hisham Amna, Governor of Beheira, inaugurated the branch of the Public Library of Egypt after its rehabilitation in Kafr El Dawar, The ceremonies were attended by Ambassador Abdel Raouf El Reedy, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Egypt's Libraries, Dr. Ahmed Awwad, Head of the General Organization of  Cultural Palaces, Dr. Nehal Balbaa, Deputy Governor of Beheira and a number of executive leaders of the  province. Abdel Dayem said that the branch of Egypt Public Library in Kafr El Dawar comes as a new gate of knowledge in Delta, adding that culture ministry, with its various sectors, supports all activities organized by the library to attract the people of the city and neighboring villages. Plus, The Minister of Culture praised the poetic talent of the child Malik Mohamed Ali who was given the title of  “ambassador of childhood, as she recited  one of the poems in classical Arabic . The Minister  gave her directions to support and adopt this talent in The General Organization  of Cultural Palaces, stressing  that the discovering and supporting  young  talents  is one of the priorities of cultural work. For his part, The Governor of Beheira said that the   development of  the library and its rehabilitation  were achieved to complete the enlightenment of the people of Kafr al-Dwar , adding it to  the cultural work system in the governorate. On the other hand, Ambassador Abdul Raouf Al Reedi explained that the library is on  an area of ​​1250 meters and it includes two buildings and an internal garden on an area of ​​250 meters . It is equipped to host various activities - artistic and intellectual activities. He said that the first building contains two libraries for adults and youth. The second building includes the conference hall, children's hall and computer labs, the training halls . It is noteworthy that Egypt Public Library in Kafr El Dawar is number 18 among the libraries of Egypt , it also  comes as a product of cooperation between state institutions in the province of Beheira, which took charge of the process of replacement and renewal , in addition to the efforts of  The Ministry of Culture - represented by Cultural Development Fund – which took the charge of its management  .

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Saturday 23 November, 2019

Minister of Culture Inaugurates Cairo Exhibition “ I Love You” a And Inspects The Activities of Cairo International Film Festival Watching “Cinema Of Rizk” Film

Minister of Culture Inaugurates Cairo Exhibition  “ I Love You” a  And Inspects The Activities of Cairo International Film Festival Watching “Cinema Of Rizk” Film Abdel Dayem: This year's edition reflects the country's support to cinema Dr. Inas Abdel Dayem, Minister of Culture, accompanied by producer and scriptwriter Mohamed Hefzy- President of Cairo International Film Festival, inaugurated Cairo “ I Love You” Exhibition, held on margin of the activities of  Cairo International Film Festival . The ceremonies were  attended by Dr. Khaled Abdel-Jalil, head of Artistic Censorship Authority, Mrs. Mervat Al-Ebari, the widow of Youssef Shreif Rizk Alla , his sons Karim and Ahmed and a number of his fans. Abdel Dayem said that this year's festival reflects the nation's support for cinema art as the memory of the nation, stressing the interest in women's cinema, praising the continuous development witnessed on all levels, praising the festival artistic content and the participating films. For his part, Hefzi said that Cairo Film Festival has signed a protocol with the international film festivals stating that women should be equally represented in their management crew by 2020, he also stressed that Cairo cinema is actually applying this percentage. He pointed to the continuation of the name of Youssef Sherif Rizkallah as an artistic  director of this year's Edition as a sign of  honoring  him and his efforts and his long career to enrich the festival. It is noteworthy that the Cairo exhibition “I love you “ was designed to  represent Cairo Khedive distinctive architectural character using modern technology  including :- Hologram “ Talaat Harb” , “Khedive opera”  , “ metro cinemas” , “ Miami and radio Cinema “  and other ancient , in addition to a range of photographs and film posters that  tell the history and roots of cinema in Egypt.  In addition to  screening  20 films from different countries -- documentaries and fiction. The  film Rizk Cinema includes recorded scenes of the  career of the late Youssef Sherif Rizkallah , some testimonies about him  narrated by a array of celebrities who lived and worked with him .      

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Saturday 23 November, 2019

Minister of Culture Inaugurates Cairo Exhibition “ I Love You” a And Inspects The Activities of Cairo International Film Festival Watching “Cinema Of Rizk” Film

Minister of Culture Inaugurates Cairo Exhibition  “ I Love You” a  And Inspects The Activities of Cairo International Film Festival Watching “Cinema Of Rizk” Film Abdel Dayem: This year's edition reflects the country's support to cinema Dr. Inas Abdel Dayem, Minister of Culture, accompanied by producer and scriptwriter Mohamed Hefzy- President of Cairo International Film Festival, inaugurated Cairo “ I Love You” Exhibition, held on margin of the activities of  Cairo International Film Festival . The ceremonies were  attended by Dr. Khaled Abdel-Jalil, head of Artistic Censorship Authority, Mrs. Mervat Al-Ebari, the widow of Youssef Shreif Rizk Alla , his sons Karim and Ahmed and a number of his fans. Abdel Dayem said that this year's festival reflects the nation's support for cinema art as the memory of the nation, stressing the interest in women's cinema, praising the continuous development witnessed on all levels, praising the festival artistic content and the participating films. For his part, Hefzi said that Cairo Film Festival has signed a protocol with the international film festivals stating that women should be equally represented in their management crew by 2020, he also stressed that Cairo cinema is actually applying this percentage. He pointed to the continuation of the name of Youssef Sherif Rizkallah as an artistic  director of this year's Edition as a sign of  honoring  him and his efforts and his long career to enrich the festival.  It is noteworthy that the Cairo exhibition “I love you “ was designed to  represent Cairo Khedive distinctive architectural character using modern technology  including :- Hologram “ Talaat Harb” , “Khedive opera”  , “ metro cinemas” , “ Miami and radio Cinema “  and other ancient , in addition to a range of photographs and film posters that  tell the history and roots of cinema in Egypt.  In addition to  screening  20 films from different countries -- documentaries and fiction. The  film Rizk Cinema includes recorded scenes of the  career of the late Youssef Sherif Rizkallah , some testimonies about him  narrated by a array of celebrities who lived and worked with him .    

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