Video | Beyond the factory: Alabaster Makers

In a new episode of Beyond the Factory, exploring labor intensive workshops around Egypt, journalist Mostafa Darwish visits Upper Egypt’s Luxor to document the process of making the alabaster plates and sculptures the city is famed for that are sold all over Egypt’s tourist spots, along with the impact the decline of of the tourism industry has had on this craft and its makers.

Mostafa Darwish