Five days festival of Egyptian Films inaugurated by
H.E. Mohamed Higazy, the Ambassador of Arab Republic of Egypt in India
at Asian Academy of Film And Television at Noida Film City. Some of the
best films including Elmaseer-The Destiny by Youssef Chahine , Malek Wa
Ketaba-Heads And Tails Directed by Kamla Abu Zekry,Hassan & Morcos
directed by Rami Imran etc are going to be part of the festival.
excitement in the campus was enormous as it was also the first day of
65th batch of AAFT. The students enrolled from all over India and
abroad in this batch were busy reading large banners and posters about
Egyptian films, all over campus.
are keen in developing very cordial relations with India through films”
said HE Mohamed Higazy while inaugurating the festival. “We want the
two countries to be like brothers and we are ready for cultural
exchange and education exchange programs” he added talking to the media
students at Marwah Studios.
International Film and Television Club of AAFT has been conducting many
festivals in India and now this festival has added another feather in
the cap of IFTC” said Sandeep Marwah President of Marwah Studios.
“Films are the Ambassadors of culture of any country, today it is the
amalgamation of two oldest civilizations of the World through films,”
Others who spoke on the
occasion were Sami M. Salem the minister counsellor, Dina El Sehy the
Counsellor of the Embassy of Arab Republic of Egypt. Later Sandeep
Marwah honoured H.E. Mohamed Higazy with the life membership of
International Film and Television Club.