WBEZ, Worldview: Ahmed Rehab discusses the history of Egyptian cinema

Starts at the 15 min. mark

Egypt’s film industry has been around since the late 1800’s, producing films not just for an Egyptian audience but for countries throughout the Arab world. In many ways Egyptian films have reflected the country’s political reality, whether you’re looking at the 1930’s and issues of censorship or films produced in the post-colonial years. Film contributor Milos Stehlik and Ahmed Rehab, Executive Director of CAIR-Chicago, tell us about some of Egypt’s most well-known directors and take us through the history of Egypt’s film industry.

[Ahmed Rehab WBEZ, Worldview Original Post]

Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages.
  • email
  • Print
  • TwitThis
  • Facebook
  • Technorati
  • Digg
  • del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Reddit
  • Google Bookmarks
  • Live-MSN
  • LinkedIn
  • NewsVine
This entry was posted in Radio, WBEZ 91.5 and tagged , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>