Archive for the 'Wadi Films' Category

Jan 22 2016

Gallic Comic Frederic Chau, Egyptian Star Ahmed el-Fishawy, Join Ambitious Luxembourg-Egypt Co-Prod ‘Sawah’ (EXCLUSIVE)

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SOURCE: http://variety.com Palestinian-American hip hop producer Fredwrek also on board French/Chinese comedian Frederic Chau, star of hit Gallic comedy “Serial Bad Weddings,” and popular Egyptian thesp Ahmed el-Fishawy (“Cairo 678”) will topline fresh Luxembourg and Egypt-set pic “Sawah,” an ambitious dramedy with cross-border potential being touted as the first co-prod between Egypt and Luxembourg. As […]

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Oct 27 2015

Guy Daleiden on the leaps in Luxembourg film industry and what the UAE could learn

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SOURCE: http://www.thenational.ae For an idea of what a future home-grown UAE film industry could look like, consider Luxembourg. The small European country has a population of only 550,000, of which the majority are expats — just like the UAE. But Luxembourg has been packing some punches in the international moviemaking arena. At last year’s Oscars, […]

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Oct 09 2015

Mad Solutions Beefs Up Distribution Slate With First Luxembourg-Egypt Co-Prod ‘Sawah’

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SOURCE: http://variety.com Mad Solutions, the innovative Arab marketing and distribution company based in Cairo and Abu Dhabi, is beefing up its distribution slate with “Sawah,” a pic with cross-border potential about an Egyptian student torn between living in Egypt or Europe during the Arab Spring. Dramedy being touted as the first co-prod between Egypt and […]

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