Ahmed Shawky

Film Critic, Egypt

Egyptian film critic, programmer and screenwriting developer. Publishing weekly articles about cinema and entertainment industry. He published six books about Egyptian cinema. Shawky is currently the secretary general of Egyptian film critics association (EFCA), A FIPRESCI board member and the vice president of the African film critics’ federation (FAAC). He worked as a programmer for many film festivals including Cairo, Mumbai, Tripoli among others.