The Minister of Culture Hilmy Al-Namnam will inaugurate the 39 th Edition of Cairo Film Festival in Al-Manarah Hall – in The International Conference And Exhibition Center in the 5th complex . The festival will be attended by the super stars of art and cinema in Egypt and other various countries.
This festival Edition has been dedicated to the great artist Shadia, plus, the festival will honor the great star Samir Ghanem . It is worthy of note that Faten Hamama Prize of Distinction will be awarded to Majid El Kadwani and The Tunisian actress Hend Sabri.
The festival includes175 films from 53 countries and 40 films will be translated into Arabic.
For the first time , The festival is being held and organized in cooperation with DMC channel. As well as, The Australian cinema has been selected as the guest of honor for this year , and Yousra has been chosen as The honorary President of this Edition