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November 2014

Best of NFFTY Screening Events in Cairo
NFFTY presents The Middle East: Best of NFFTY, a series of screening events and discussions in Cairo this month.

November 8, 6 – 8:00 pm [Egypt]
Location: Al Maqarr
Film screening followed by a discussion event

Films to be Screened:

  • En Route – Colin Levy
  • Sin Dolor – Joe Greco
  • Painting Roses – Tim Hendrix
  • Yamashita – Hayely Foster
  • Broken Wing – Amos Suissgan
  • The Lost & Found Shop – Caleb Slain
  • Song for Anna – Lucinda Harstrick


November 15, 4:30 – 9:30 pm [Egypt]
Location: Al Maqarr
A panel discussion with Qabila, Axeer and Karim Shaaban about their journey with filmmaking followed by a Google Hangout with NFFTY filmmakers.

Brought to you in partnership with Al Maqarr, Axeer Studio, Qabila and Karim Shaaban.

For more information on our Egypt events, please contact our Middle East Outreach Coordinator, Omar Rashed:


Best of NFFTY Screening at the 2014 Ethiopia International Film Festival
An afternoon of short films at the ninth annual Ethiopia International Film Festival.

November 14
Location: Linkage Arts Resource Center, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Films to be Screened:

  • Renminbi Tips – Cole Jackson and Tommy Lee
  • Alchemy – Pranay Patwardhan
  • Dave’s Wild Life – Samuel de Ceccatty
  • Yamashita – Hayley Foster
  • Song for Anna – Lucy Hardstrick and Isiah Hoban-Halvorsen
  • Iceberg – Rachel Lin
  • A Riehl Blacksmith – Brennan Robideaux, Louisiana
  • Once Upon a Childhood – Sarah McAllister
  • Beyond the Wall – Leah Galant
  • Fortissimo – Noah Wagner
  • Trapped – Omar Rashed
  • Coffee  - Willem van den Heever
  • Dresses – Painting Roses – Tim Hendrix
  • Harley – Tom Teller
  • Espero? (Hope?) – Simone Giampaolo


December 2014
No events planned at this time.