All film clinic / middle west films / day dream / wika / al hurra / sony pictures / new century production / odd camel films / ein shams / giz / the imaginarium films / alcove / prophecy films / mais darwazah / outlook entertainment / zaha productions / troubled waters / the mice room / ismailia international film festival / mad / four star films / ump / screen institute beirut / tropfest arabia / orbit / don't judge a subject by its photograph / hend sabry / tamer karawan / hala lotfy / rahala / layal watfeh / marwan hamed / the producers / manz pictures / european film screenings / OSN Alfa / VOX Cinemas / Cairo International Film Festival / uae's ministry of interior / empire / allied for distribution / al batrik / tproductions / robert bosch stiftung / row intertainment / al arabia cinema / central market / underground-on the Surface / the blue elephant / S Entertainment / arab cinema center / omar / yasmin raeis / ahmad al fishawy / dhaffer labidine / shereen reda / theeb / ave maria / Eqa3 / days and nights of the heart tree / the gate of departure / shnit international short film festival / MoviePigs / 3000 nights / Ahmad al morsy / 48 Hour Film Project / Engy Wegdan / Hadi El Bagoury / Atlantic / Before The Summer Crowds / dr georgette / Mona Abdel Wahab / Zay Ood El Kabreet / Fortress Film Clinic / Studio zat / Dry Hot Summers / arab film studio / Amr Saad / iProductions / The Other Land / teatro masr / Sheikh Jackson / Ali, the Goat and Ibrahim / Karouma / the lights of rome / el adl group / my uncle / ahmed malek / Saba Mubarak / Mohammed Abdelmoaty / Amman Opera Festival / reham abdel ghafour / Nardine Farag / Menna Shalaby / Maqam / Zeina Barhoum / Lagoonie Film Production / Diamond Dust / /

Yousra is Jury President at the International Competition in CIFF

Back to Main Home

Including 8 Film Professionals from Asia, Europe, Africa and the Arab World

Yousra is Jury President at the International Competition in CIFF

Egyption star Yousra has been selected by Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF) as the jury of the International Competition at its 36th edition (November 9-18). Yousra is the first Egyptian assigned as the Jury President in the history of the festival competition.

The jury includes 8 leading film professionals from across the Arab world, Asia, Africa and Europe; featuring filmmakers, scriptwriters, producers, cinematographers and critics. One of the most notable auteurs on the list is Wang Xiaoshuai, whose most recent film Red Amnesia has contended at Venice Film Festival this year.

The jury also encompasses Haile Gerima, Ethiopia's first-rate director and one of Africa's foremost filmmakers; in addition to Dutch Corinne van Egeraat, French film director Dominique Cabrera, Lebanese critic Ibrahim Al Arees, Greek critic Alexis Grivas, a Egyptian scriptwriter Mariam Naoum and cinematographer Nancy Abdel Fattah.

The International Competition comprises 16 feature-length films, varying between narrative fictions, documentaries and animations. Screenings are open to the public audience at the
Main Hall, Cairo Opera House with a double screening each day at 12:00 pm and 6:00 pm through 11-17 November, 2014.