Home

Interviews

Interviews

rss feed
««  «     1  2  3 ... 15  16  17  18     »  »»

15/11/2011

Khaled El Hagar, Egyptian film directorKhaled El Hagar, Egyptian film director

Khaled speaks about the Arab Spring’s effects on cinema in the region

A series of interview with film directors who attended the first regional Euromed Audiovisual III conference in Tunis. A question was asked: what are the effects of the Arab spring on the cinema industry in the region?“We are still in the...

Egypt

15/11/2011

Salah Ghuwedr, Libyan film directorSalah Ghuwedr, Libyan film director

Salah speaks about the Arab Spring’s effects on cinema in the region

A series of interview with film directors who attended the first regional Euromed Audiovisual III conference in Tunis. A question was asked: what are the effects of the Arab spring on the cinema industry in the region?“Can I as a director to get...

Libya

15/11/2011

Mohamad Makhlouf, Libyan film directorMohamad Makhlouf, Libyan film director

Mohamad speaks about the Arab Spring’s effects on cinema in the region

A series of interview with film directors who attended the first regional Euromed Audiovisual III conference in Tunis. A question was asked: what are the effects of the Arab spring on the cinema industry in the region?“One of the big roles of...

Libya

15/11/2011

Nabil Maleh, Syrian film directorNabil Maleh, Syrian film director

Nabil speaks about the Arab Spring’s effects on cinema in the region

A series of interview with film directors who attended the first regional Euromed Audiovisual III conference in Tunis. A question was asked: what are the effects of the Arab spring on the cinema industry in the region?“We have to know how to...

Syria

12/11/2011

Nadia Kamel, Egyptian filmmakerNadia Kamel, Egyptian filmmaker

"I was dreaming of institutions which would broadcast everything produced in recent years”

Born in 1961 in Cairo, has worked with Youssef Chahine, Yousry Nasrallah, Nabil Ayouche. Her latest film, SalataBaladi(Salade maison), came out in 2008. Did you film the revolution in Tunisia? How does one film the revolution ? What viewpoint,...

Egypt

10/11/2011

Mohamed Zran, Tunisian filmmakerMohamed Zran, Tunisian filmmaker

“Culture, like education, is a bank”

Born in 1959, author of six films including Vivre ici (2009), working on the post-production of the film Digage, digage ! Did you film the revolution in Tunisia? Yes, it was an unexpected event and I went down with my hand-held camera to film...

Tunisia

09/11/2011

Ibrahim El Batout, Egyptian filmmakerIbrahim El Batout, Egyptian filmmaker

“Young generations will be able to do a lot”

Born in Cairo in 1963, his most recent film is Hawi (2010). Did you film the revolution in Egypt? No, I did not film the revolution in Egypt because I was still in shock, I was totally overwhelmed by what was happening and I wanted to live it,...

Egypt

08/11/2011

Hichem Ben Ammar, Tunisian filmmakerHichem Ben Ammar, Tunisian filmmaker

“A battle commences”

Born in 1958, his latest film is Un conte de faits (2010). Did you film the revolution ? I did not film the revolution. I realised then that I was less a man of the media than a man of culture. The images produced are fragmented, obviously not...

Tunisia

07/11/2011

Charif Kiwan, spokesperson for Syrian filmmakers collective Abounaddara

“Syrian filmmakers need to convince the public that cinema is necessary”

Based in Damas, a collective of Syrian artists and filmmakers, Abounaddara, has chosen to protest against repression by making a series of short films available on the website www.abounaddara.com and has chosen to use strong cinematographic and...

Syria

06/11/2011

Hala al Abdallah, Syrian filmmakerHala al Abdallah, Syrian filmmaker

“In Syria we are building a revolution in cinema”

Born in 1956, she has made several documentaries and has collaborated in the some of the most significant Syrian films. In exile, she is currently working on the post-production of her new film Comme si nous attrapions un cobra. What is the...

Syria

««  «     1  2  3 ... 15  16  17  18     »  »»