|Legends of the crowing rooster
Mustafa Hussein Kamal takes us into a special world of visual creativity, in which old and new interact through legends and folk heritage, writes Nagwa El-Ashri
DEATH OF AN ERA
Dying within a week of each other, on 21 and 28 June respectively, the critic Farouk Abdel-Qader (b. 1938) and the poet Mohammad Afifi Matar (b. 1935) -- both left-wing dissidents...
The importance of being Egyptian
Ahmad Helmi's latest vehicle is supposed to expose the problems of Egyptian society, writes Hani Mustafa, but it exposes the problems of Egyptian cinema as well