Saturday 22 November the Hungarian Balassi Institute in Cairo holds at 5 pm an introductory lecture about the film director Seif Eddin Shawkat and his cinematography. The lecture will be delivered by Kamal Abdel Aziz, director of cinematography. The original version of the 1950s film Two Kids and the Pyramids; with Arabic and English subtitles will be screened, followed by a discussion lead by cinema critic Tarek al-Shenawy.
Two Kids and the Pyramids is the only coproduction between Egypt and Hungary, and was directed by Gyula Meszaros and Seif Eddin Shawkat.
21 November 2014