1st Alamein Film Festival

"The Carnival"

1st Alamein Film Festival

"The Carnival"

Said Shimi: President of selection committee: One of the remains
symbols of Egyptian cinema. Director of photography of 108 feature
films for major films directors like Atef El Tayeb , Mohamed
khan,..etc He had put his signature on some of the classics of Arab
cinema. He is also documentary film director and pioneer of shooting
films under sea in Egypt, lecturer in more than 10 universities and
cinema centers like French university among others. Art and film
photography books author of more than 30 books among them his book of
correspondences with Mohamed Khan which won best book on art on the
golden jubilee of Cairo book Fair 2019.

Jihan Abdel Latif: Director of film department: occupy the same
position on major film festivals in Egypt like Cairo international
film festival, Alexandria film festival, Sharm el sheikh film festival
among others.

Heba Helmy: Director of Guests department: occupy the same position in
Cairo film festival.

Dr. Khaled Dagher: Music composer of festival: known by his music in
more than 30 films and tv series. Director of artistic House of music
of Cairo Opera House. International Cello player. Professor at Cairo

Ezz Ghoneim: Technical director of the festival. Representative of
Dolby, NEC companies in Egypt, build major cinemas in Egypt. Major DCP
format expert in Egypt.

Noha Fahmy: General Director. Works as Treasurer of Arab cinema Foundation.

Mohamed Al Moetassem: Set designer and art director of the festival .
His credits includes 20 films and tv series, 200 video clips more than
20 major conferences and events.

Hany Assal: director of diplomatic relations. President of diplomatic
department of Al Ahram daily and managing editor.

Dr. Nermine Al Noemani: Consultant for international and governmental
relations: Minister advisor of international cooperation at Ministry
of Education. Director general of international agreements and special
programs at Radio and Television Union.

Amira Mashhour: Director of relations with humanitarian organizations:
film director, studied film at Australia, former Un officer.

Ghada El sharkawi: consultant for relations with UN organizations.
Managing editor of al Ahram daily.

Alaa Mahgoub: Administrative coordinator. Works head of last page of
Al Ahram daily and deputy Editor in chief.

Mostafa Hamdi: Director of Press Office. Works columnist at Akhbar El
youm. Editor in chief of Filfan.com.

Mostafa Ahmed: Director of Television Media. Works as head of artistic
portfolio of DMC and ON tv channels.

Marwa abou Eish: Film Programmer, director of film office at Luxor
film festival and responsible of parallel programs at Cairo film
festival. film critic in the daily Al gomhoreya.

Rania Al Zahed: Film Programmer : Media Coordinator at Luxor film
festival. Director of arts section at Akhbar el youm.

Amira Lotfi: Film Programmer, coordinator for Cairo film festival and
awladna festival, film critic at the daily al gomhoreya

Khayreya Al beshlawi (Consultant for film departement): veteran film
critic, former editor in chief of Shashati magazine, former president
of Alexandria film festival, long time board member of Cairo film

Sherif Awad: coordinator of international celebrities: former editor
at Egypt today and former coordinator of Cairo, Aswan, Ismailia film

Said Badr: Trophies sculptor. Award winning sculptor. And arts
professor in fine arts faculty in Alexandria.

Films Selection committee: Mahmoud Abdel Shakour ( critic and author),
Tamer Ezzat ( film director), Azza Ibrahim ( film journalist and
photograph and director of Jesuites cinema Club).

Cherif Ahmed: Networking Advisor. correspondent of Al Ahram in Dubai,
and representative of Al Ahram in Cabinet of of Egyptian Prime

Ahmed Moawad: Graphic designer. Works for Akhbar Al youm newspaper.

Ahmed Hogo: web designer

Abdel Rahman Al Sawaf: Logo designer. Major books covers illustrator in Egypt.

Maysoon Hafiz: Coordinator with Egyptian Celebrities. occupy the same
position for Cairo film festival. Former executive at Al Massa cinema

Badawy Elsayed Negelh: Assistant editor in chief of Al Ahram daily for
Real Estate investment sector and Housing.

Mohamed Zarif: Folkloric Events Advisor. works as director of
Alexandria Opera and Artistic director of cultural development Fund.

Neven Elzohairy: Head of Audio and Visual Journalism. Occupy the same
position at Cairo Film Festival. Critic at Al Kawakeb.

Heba Basha: woman program Advisor. works as managing editor of Nesf El
Donia Magazine.

Mohab Zanoun: Festival ‘s Making off coordinator. works Tv director at
Egyptian national Tv.

Ati Metwaly: English Bulletin Editor. Culture editor of al Ahram
online English portal.

Mohamed Mostafa: Director of Projections. Works as Technical director
of Ismailia film festival.

Sherif El Menayar: Financial Counsellor. Occupy the same position for
more than 200 stars and media figures and for Syndicate of actors and
for Union of artistic syndicates.

Mohamed Fouad:Video Editing Director. Senior editor for DMC and Cbc tv channels.

Nariman Motawie: Coordinator of press office. Occupy the same position
at Cairo film festival.

Mai Mohamed: Coordinator of Egyptian Press. Occupy the same position
for Ismailia film festival.

Intessar Dardir: Book Editor. Former editor in chief of Akhbar el
nogoum, columnist At Akhbar el youm, reporter at El shark el awsat.

Ashraf Gharib: Book Editor. Former editor in chief of AL kawakeb
magazine. Director of Al Hilal heritage center.

Safaa Morad: Coordinator at Film office. Works as artistic director of
Ismailia film festival.

Belal Medhat: IT expert. Occupy the same position at Al Ahram Foundation.

Abdel Rahman Al Nagmi: IT coordinator. Occupy the same position at
Cairo Film festival.

Salma El Okr: Commercial communication Expert. Worked for French
chamber of commerce and works for Oracle Egypt.

Ihab Shaaban: Hospitality. Works for Egyptian National film center.

Wael Hassan: Hospitality. Works for Egyptian Sponsorship Board.

Mohamed Fawzy:Children Events advisor. International Puppets expert.

Youssef Laz: Volunteers Director. National champion of shooting sport.

Khaled Mohamed Atteya: administrative Assistant.