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Below-average film selection only has a few surprises to offer

Midway through this year’s edition of the infamous Cairo International Film Festival…

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Discovering secrets behind closed ‘doors’

By Maya Dukmasova Mohamed Abdelhafez is probably the world’s only practicing gastroenterologist and…

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CIFF recommended movies for Wednesday

The Flowers of Rowan Directed by: Alyona•Semenova/Alexander•Smirnov. Starring: Konstantin Milovanov, Elizaveta Arzamasova…

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Bringing rock ‘n’ roll to underprivileged kids

Young musicians from the prestigious Berklee College of Music in the United…

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Iraqi maqam emerges as casualty of modernity and war

By Jacques Clement / AFP BAGHDAD: Performing before a half-empty room at Baghdad's…

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‘Who am I?’ and ‘The Unfinished Letter’ at CIFF

In his second feature film, “Who am I?”, American-educated Russian director Klim…

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Polanski’s ‘Ghost Writer’ steals the show at Europe’s Oscars

Roman Polanski's political thriller "The Ghost Writer" swept the board Saturday at…

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CIFF recommended movies on Monday

Copacabana Directed by: Marc Fitoussi. Starring: Isabelle Huppert, Aure Atika and Lolita…

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‘Jean Gentil’: First Dominican film screened at Cairo International Film Fest

The Cairo International Film Festival witnessed a rare first on Saturday at…

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Papyri found in Austria shed new light on Arab conquests

VIENNA: More than 250 papyri recently discovered in Austria's national library have…

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