Arts & Culture
Bonne Soirée is a sign of cultural decadence and duplicity in contemporary Egyptian taste. The movie is more an expose on women's bare flesh than it is about anything else.
Today it is 17 years since Egyptian movie star Salah Zulficar passed away. Ahram Online remembers one of the stars of Egyptian cinema
Drumroll please ... Avatar is the most pirated film of the year, according to data released by a file-sharing blog
The filmmaker discussed the depiction of the city in film in his lecture "The City, its inhabitants and cinematic practice" at the Saad Zaghloul Cultural Centre on 19 December
678 is the first Egyptian film to explore the many dimensions of sexual harassment, but perhaps it comes several decades too late
The Dubai International Film Festival came to a close, with Egypt receiving a decent share of awards
Cairo’s art scene in 2010 was everything the city is: busy, engaging, and refreshingly dynamic. The city played host to a plethora of art exhibitions, its galleries acting as a platform for masters and rising starts alike
In a spacious hall in the Saad Zaghloul Cultural Centre, Futuropolis, an exhibition featuring the works of 13 artists from Egypt and abroad, tries to speculate on the future of the city through different ideas, styles and means
London's Dulwich Picture Gallery turns 200 years old in January, and the museum is in for a birthday treat with 12 masterpieces from around the world, one for every month of its anniversary year
Christmas wouldn't be Christmas without The Nutcracker, a ballet set to the music of P.I. Tchaikovsky, telling a lovely story, set on Christmas Eve, about the Nutcracker and the King of Mice
Opera Miramar, based on the novel by Nobel laureate Naguib Mahfouz and performed, once again, at the Cairo Opera House, is a step on the way to a true Egyptian opera
In celebration of their fifth anniversary, Eskenderella's upcoming concert, "Magnoon", is scheduled to take place at the River Hall at El Sawy Culturewheel on Friday 24 December 2010
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