The 2nd edition of El Gouna Film Festival (GFF) will be held from the 20th to the 28th of September 2018, in El Gouna, Egypt. The festival’s program is featuring 67 films from around the world in the different sections of its second edition where 8 AFAC-supported films will be competing for El Gouna Star Awards.
“Dear Son” by Mohamed Ben Attia, “Divine Wind” by Merzak Allouache, “The Day I lost my shadow” by Soudade Kaadan and “Srewdriver” by Bassam Jarbawi will be nominated for the Feature Narrative Competition awards while “Dream Away” by Marwan Omara, “Of Fathers and Sons” by Talal Derki, “The Swing” by Cyril Aris and “What Comes Around” by Reem Saleh will be competing in the Feature Documentary Competition.
In addition to the films in competition, Two other AFAC supported-films will participate in the CineGouna SpringBoard; Marwa Zein will pitch her feature documentary project “Off Khartoum Sides” for one of the Films in Post-Production awards and Ihab Jadallah’s film project “The Doubt” is nominated for the Projects in Development awards.
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