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CAIRO FILM FESTIVAL CANCELS AWARDS CEREMONY

December 7, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

As turmoil continued to mount in Egypt between the Islamist majority and secular protesters, the Cairo Film Festival canceled its closing ceremony Thursday night. While the festival was intended to spotlight the work of the Middle East region’s filmmakers, many of them had boycotted the festival, including Egyptian filmmakers who expressed anger that after being […]