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Ingmar Bergman Retrospective
Following a successful retrospective of the late Swedish director, writer and producer Ingmar Bergman during the Panorama of the European Film, Zawya is continuing to celebrate the 100-year anniversary of Bergman’s birth by showcasing some of his most cri...

FILM MY DESIGN
The first edition of the Film My Design (FMD) annual event is a 2-day event scheduled to take place on the 15th and 16th of February 2019, at @zawyacinema (Cinema Karim).

Promising to be an immersive experience of inspiring media content and ...

The Oscars Week at Zawya
We're very excited to announce The Oscars Week at Zawya, screening 12 nominated titles in the 91st Academy Awards! Don't miss catching up on this year's Oscars Week from the 20th - 26th of February at Zawya...

The Wardrobe Man
Experimental Docu-fiction | Egypt, Denmark | 2018 | Danish, English, Arabic | Arabic, English Subtitles | 50 min
Bassem Yousri finds himself in the West Jutland area, in Denmark, on a research mission about the life of the peculiar Wardrobe Man; Kristian Vandet Jørgensen a hermit who lived in his wardrobe by the...

Dogman
DRAMA, THRILLER | ITALY, FRANCE | 2018 | Italian | English, Arabic Subtitles | 95 Mins
Marcello is a small and gentle dog groomer who wants two things, to look after his dogs and take his daughter on exotic holidays. But to fund this lifestyle he runs a side business which has more unsa...

BOODY: The Sumo Pharao
Documentary | Egypt | Arabic & Japanese | English & Arabic Subtitles | 60 MINS
BOODY, known by his wrestling name ''Osunaarashi'' (The Great Sand Storm), is the first Sumo wrestler of his kind ever to make it to the professional Sumo world in Japan. He is celebrated for being on...

Sink or Swim
| USA | 1990 | English | 48 MINS
A contemporary classic and a landmark in autobiographical filmmaking, “Sink or Swim” is an unflinching account of the highly charged relationship between a daughter and her father. Through a series of...