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Which battle has EXT. Night chosen to fight?
Ahmed Refaat | How does class factor into the cinema industry, and how does it reflect in the resulting films?
Suicidal Notions: On the selective unboxing of truths
Yasmine Zohdi | In all good writing there always lies a story beneath the story, and that’s the one that matters
Tamer El Said and the role of the Cairo International Film Festival
Rowan El Shimi | If it wants to compete as an international festival, the CIFF should aim to support Egypt's local film
Two dialogues about the Panorama film festival
Ahmed Refaat | One talk with filmmaker and critic Tarek El Sharkawy, and one with with Swiss artist/curator Andrea Thal.
Zawya: The ins and outs of showing alternative film
Laura Bird | Laura Gribbon on downtown Cairo's new alternative cinema.
A busy year for culture in Egypt, despite everything
An alphabet of important cultural events from 2013.
Breakfast with Mada: Discussing ‘Rags and Tatters’
"Maybe it’s about the revolution, but it’s definitely not about Tahrir or January 25, or the way