Ahmed El-Fishawy Under Social Media Attack from Fans and Celebrities

Ahmed El-Fishawy Under Social Media Attack from Fans and Celebrities

Everyone obviously knows the big mammoth of an event, Gouna Film Festival, started yesterday with one hell of a big bang. Celebrities flocked from all over the Middle East, as well as the West, to attend GFF.     The man of the hour, Ahmed El-Fishawy, was on everyone’s mind — mainly because of the […]

‘Sheikh Jackson’ Makes Waves at Toronto International Film Festival 2017, and We’re Super Proud

‘Sheikh Jackson’ Makes Waves at Toronto International Film Festival 2017, and We’re Super Proud

by Nadine Arab

A post shared by Sheikh Jackson (@sheikhjacksonfilm) on Sep 5, 2017 at 6:04am PDT   After the great attention Amr Salama’s latest production, Sheikh Jackson, has received, the movie has created a huge buzz over the past few days. After its selection as an Academy Awards contender in the best foreign-language film category, Sheikh Jackson […]

Egypt Selects ‘Sheikh Jackson’ as Its Nominee for the Oscars’ Best Foreign-Language Film Category

Egypt Selects ‘Sheikh Jackson’ as Its Nominee for the Oscars’ Best Foreign-Language Film Category

  Culture vultures, it’s a beautiful morning to wake up to and feel proud that you’re Egyptian. Egypt has chosen director Amr Salama’s Sheikh Jackson as its nominee for the Oscars’ best foreign-language film.   The movie tells the story of a a bearded Islamic cleric, played by Ahmed El Fishawy, with a secret passion […]