Paradise! The first word that comes to one’s mind on reaching El Gouna, a picturesque resort on Egypt’s Red Sea, which is blue as blue can be! Both the beautiful place and the El Gouna Film Festival are the creation of the Sawiris brothers – Mr. Samih Sawiris and Engineer Naguib Sawiris.
In 5 years, El Gouna Film Festival (GFF) has been established as the most important and successful film festival of the MENA region.
Most films displayed a high level of proficiency and excellence along with the ability to script and tell a good story at the same time. A good story gets better when the formal concerns of composition, color, lighting and editing are given due attention.
May 6, 1946 – September 26, 2021
Distinguished figure in Russian cultural research and an internationally known film critic, Kirill Razlogov left us unexpectedly on September 26, 2021, leaving all of us deeply saddened and heartbroken.. Read More...