News

Monday ,18 of June 2018
Cairo, June 18, 2018: El Gouna Film Festival announced the selection of YOMEDDINE in the Feature Narrative Competition of its 2nd edition
Friday ,8 of June 2018
Cairo, Egypt; April 24, 2018 – After a successful first edition, El Gouna Film Festival is pleased to announce that submissions are open as of April, 24 for feature narrative and feature documentary film projects in development as well as films in post-production for the second edition of the festival’s CineGouna Springboard with the deadline for submission set to be July 22, 2018.
Thursday ,12 of April 2018
Three international competitions with awards totalling USD 220,000
Saturday ,31 of March 2018
Cairo, Egypt; March, 2017 – Kicking off its activities ahead of El Gouna Film Festival’s second edition which is set to take place from the 20th – 28th of September 2018, CineGouna Platform gave out an award at Beirut Cinema Platform (BCP) to Dead Dog by Sarah Francis, guaranteeing the film to be automatically selected as part of CineGouna Springboard’s official selection.
Tuesday ,20 of February 2018
Cairo, Egypt; February, 2017 – The Founding and Executive committee of El Gouna Film Festival announces the dates of the second edition of El Gouna Film Festival is set to take place from the 20 th – 28 th of September 2018, in Egypt’s blissful resort by the Red Sea, El Gouna. Filmmakers from around the world will get the chance to engage with industry experts in hopes of creating an integrated cultural scene across Egypt.
Sunday ,1 of October 2017
The First Edition of El Gouna Film Festival Concludes with Huge Aspirations For MENA and Worldwide Cinema. Under The Slogan “Cinema For Humanity”
Thursday ,28 of September 2017
El Gouna, Egypt – 28 September 2017: El Gouna Film Festival announced the winners of CineGouna Platform Awads which was held alongside the festival activities. Egyptian film critic Safaa Al-Lithy initiated the ceremony by presenting the “Samir Farid” Award, by the Egyptian Crutucs Society which went to the film “Scary Mother” by Ana Urushadze.
Tuesday ,26 of September 2017
Masterclasses, panels and screenings
Tuesday ,26 of September 2017
17, Brimstone and Glory, Manifesto, Soufra and Photocopy's world premiere... Another busy day in El Gouna!
Wednesday ,13 of September 2017
The first GFF CineGouna platform award worth $5000 has been awarded to "Joint Possession"
Tuesday ,12 of September 2017
GFF is honored to premier Félicité in the MENA region
Friday ,1 of September 2017
Tayarah together with an all expert panel on Film-making and digital content will discuss and develop the submitted ideas in order to find this one fresh idea that we can develop as a short film.