Over the Course of Three Days with One of the Most Prolific Arab Directors
Studio ZAT Offers Intensive Film Directing Workshop with Great Director Mohamed Khan
A new and exciting opportunity is now open to young filmmakers to train with the great director Mohamed Khan in an intensive three-day film directing workshop at Studio ZAT. The workshop will begin on February 4th and registration fees are 400 L.E.
Throughout the workshop, participants will interact with Khan and benefit from his extensive experience in filmmaking. He has spent a long time working on one film after the other at a time when filmmaking tools were not readily available as they are now.
Since 1972, Mohamed Khan cemented his role as a salient director in the Egyptian and Arab filmmaking scenes. With a rich repertoire of more than 25 films, his works received over 30 international awards and recognitions. Between 1962- 63, Khan studied filmmaking at London School of Film Technique (nowadays known as The London Int.Film School). He joined the script Department at the General Egyptian Company in 1963 before he moved to Beirut, where he worked as Assistant Director from 1963 to 1966. As a book author, Khan has under his belt two books namely; An Introduction to the Egyptian Cinema (London 1969), Outline of Czechoslovakian Cinema (London in 1971) and A Director on the Road (Egypt 2016).
His films received several awards and accolades in the Arab world and beyond, in addition, three of his films are listed on the 100 Greatest Arab Films of Dubai International Film Festival in 2013.
Studio ZAT aims to offer specialized workshops for amateur and professional actors to advance their craft. Participants are taught by Egyptian and foreign trainers within a suitable environment. The studio also offers an acting workshop, which includes special training concerning cameras, theater, filmmaking for beginners, theater direction, body dynamics, scriptwriting, as well as acting workshops for children aged 8 to 12 to bring out their creativity and enhance their communication and storytelling skills.
Studio ZAT Directing Workshop with Director Mohamed Khan will be held on:
Thursday February 4th at 05:00 pm
Friday February 5th at 05:00 pm
Saturday February 6th at 01:00 pm
For more information and registration: facebook.com/events/225965814404706/