El Gouna Film Festival

Egypt’s GFF to kick off one month after initial due date on Oct.23

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 07:34 GMT

Egypt’s El Gouna Film Festival managed announced that the fourth edition will kick off from October 23 to 31 instead of September 24 to October 2.

GFF winners among the Nominees of the 4th ACC Critics Awards

Mon, 22 Jun 2020 - 03:02 GMT

The Arab Cinema Center (ACC) has announced the final list of nominees for the 4th edition of the Critics Awards for Arab Films.

GFF extends submission deadline for projects in development

Tue, 16 Jun 2020 - 01:18 GMT

El-Gouna Film Festival announced that the submission deadline for projects in development of the fourth edition of CineGouna SpringBoard has been extended.

Palm Springs International ShortFest selects 5 short movies of GFF 2019’s line-up

Sat, 13 Jun 2020 - 03:16 GMT

The 26th Palm Springs International ShortFest, selected five of GFF 2019’s line-up.

'The Knight and The Princess': the first feature-length animation film to represent Egyptian cinema internationally.

Mon, 01 Jun 2020 - 09:59 GMT

''The Knight and The Princess'' has been selected to compete at the 60th Annecy International Film Festival, becoming the first feature-length animation film to represent Arab cinema internationally.

GFF calls for submissions to CineGouna SpringBoard

Sun, 15 Mar 2020 - 01:07 GMT

El Gouna Film Festival announced the call for entries for the 4th edition of CineGouna SpringBoard.

El Gouna Film Festival calls for Film Submissions for its 4th Edition

Tue, 03 Mar 2020 - 01:04 GMT

El Gouna Film Festival (GFF) calls for entries for its 4th edition, which is scheduled to take place from September 24 to October 2, 2020.

4th El Gouna Film Festival kicks off on Sept. 26

Thu, 13 Feb 2020 - 02:41 GMT

The fourth El Gouna Film Festival will be held from Sept. 24 to Oct. 2, 2020. The activities of El Gouna Cinema Platform will take place from Sept. 26 to Oct. 1, 2020.

Abbasi, Lemus to ET: Filmmakers must present something unique

Tue, 08 Oct 2019 - 05:10 GMT

El Gouna Film Festival and the US Embassy in Egypt presented an important screenwriting workshop to twelve uprising filmmakers.

Film Independent panelists on 'powerful' role of social media

Fri, 04 Oct 2019 - 04:36 GMT

The event, presented by Film Independent and the U.S. Embassy in Egypt, was moderated by Lebanese producer Myriam Sassine.

Amr Abed: The Day We Are Born

Fri, 04 Oct 2019 - 11:25 GMT

Egypt Today chats with Abed about his controversial role in ‘’Lama Bentwelled’’ and his upcoming plans.

Ashry, Shenawy to spend 1 week in LA presented by US embassy, Film Independent

Tue, 01 Oct 2019 - 03:25 GMT

Various projects by directors and producers from the Arab world competed in CineGouna Platform, seeking creative and financial support.

Welsh to ET : Film Independent is a bridge between filmmakers from all around the world

Mon, 30 Sep 2019 - 01:05 GMT

Egypt Today chatted with Welsh about his participation in El Gouna Film Festival, his vision pertaining to cinema and Film Independent’s mission.

ON E TV to air closing ceremony of GFF on Sep.30

Mon, 30 Sep 2019 - 11:30 GMT

ON E TV Channel will air the closing ceremony of El Gouna Film Festival on Monday, September 30.

Live broadcast of GFF’s ceremonies generated more than 770,000 viewers on Twitter

Sun, 29 Sep 2019 - 10:57 GMT

For the third consecutive year, El Gouna Film Festival has partnered with Twitter to broadcast both the opening and closing ceremonies of the festival live on the red carpet

Hend Sabry to ET : Noura’s Dream is a handmade piece of art

Sat, 28 Sep 2019 - 12:35 GMT

The heartthrob actress chatted with Egypt Today about Noura’s Dream movie and participation in El Gouna Film Festival.

Who are the award winners of the third edition of GFF ?

Sat, 28 Sep 2019 - 08:42 GMT

El Gouna Film Festival concluded its third edition today with a closing ceremony held at the Marina Theater, where the award-winning films were announced, with total award value at US $224,000.

Ashry,Shenawy won CineGouna Platform’s Springboard Competition at GFF

Thu, 26 Sep 2019 - 06:40 GMT

Tamer Ashry and Amir El-Shenawy have won CineGouna Platform’s Springboard Competition at El Gouna Film Festival.

US Embassy organises ‘Hits of Hollywood’ performance at GFF

Thu, 26 Sep 2019 - 07:07 GMT

The U.S. Embassy organized and sponsored the Cairo Symphony Orchestra’s “Hits of Hollywood” performance at the “Cinema in Concert” event on Wednesday, September 25 at el Gouna Film Festival.

'The State of Film Distribution' panel took place on September 24

Wed, 25 Sep 2019 - 10:19 GMT

The State of Film Distribution’ was the title of a panel discussion held September 24, in the framework of the CineGouna Bridge program.