From you music lovers to film lovers. I’m exited to let you all know about the Hong Kong Egyptian Film Festival that is happening this week! If you are a film junky and/or would like to see some more than the regular main stream western films, this is a chance to do broaden your cultural horizons. The 2nd Hong Kong – Egyptian Film Festival is held from today Sept 10 until Sep 15 in Hong Kong with showcasing some of the best Egyptian Films.
Global Egyptian Film Festival is an introduction to the oldest civilization in the world. Now viewers from different places in the world get to know how is life in Egypt before and after the revolution through the eyes of Egyptian film makers. GLOBALEFF will be showing short films, feature films and documentaries to audience around the world.
HONEFF will highlight recent award-winning Egyptian ﬁlms for the world audience. Selected ﬁlms explore the political, social and religious circumstances that contributed to recent events, as they reveal the many complexities of Egyptian culture and society. Attendees of HONEFF screening and events will experience a broad taste of Egyptian culture accompanied with Egyptian music, art and cuisine.
HONEFF and many other ﬁlm festivals are organized by the Global Egyptian Film Festival society (GLOBALEFF). After the success of the Vancouver Egyptian Film Festival (VANEFF) in Canada, GLOBALEFF decided to host its next festival in Hong Kong, one of the most diverse and multicultural cities of the world, especially as interest in Egyptian Films has been unsurpassed.
2nd Hong Kong – Egyptian Film Festival will take place at the beautiful The Grand cinema complex. Easy to find and close for everyone. There will be six films shown through out the week; Documentaries, Comedies, Dramas etc. Please visit any of the links below for more information om how to get there, how to get your hands on some freshly pressed film festival tickets and more info on the films that will be shown.
Hope to see you there!
2nd Hong Kong – Egyptian Film Festival event page: www.facebook.com/events/395471383887328
2nd Hong Kong – Egyptian Film Festival Official Facebook page: www.facebook.com/globaleff
Global Egyptian Film Festival Official Web page: globaleff.com
The Grand cinema: www.thegrandcinema.com.hk