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Sherif M. Awad

film critic-curator

since 1990

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Winners of African Festival Verona 2015

by Sherif Awad Our week in Verona at the 35th edition of its African film festival allowed us to discover many beautiful places and activities that should be experienced by everyone interested in...

ISFFC Awards 2015

by Sherif Awad  Before our jury gathered to deliver the awards of the fifth edition of the International Short Film Festival of Cyprus (ISFFC), we were invited to visit the archeological site of...

African Festival Verona 2015

by Sherif Awad In Northern Italy, the city of Verona was not only famous for its artistic heritage and its Roman Theatre, but for being the city where three Shakespeare’s plays took place;...

Short Films at ISFFC 2015

by Sherif Awad Short films are known for their condensed ideas and messages, which set the tones of great expectations to come from a new filmmaker in the course of shaping and maturing.  At the...

Cyprus Short Festival ISFFC 2015

by Sherif Awad Before I was invited to Cyprus (which I visit for the first time) as jury member in the fifth edition of its International Short Film Festival (ISFFC), I was exposed to several Cypriot...

The Search For Freedom

by Sherif Awad The Search for Freedom is not the title for a film about a third world country in struggle or some people revolting against a dictator… In fact, it is a documentary written and...