AAM Brings Screen Buzz to Egypt - Cairo International Film Festival

AAM Brings Screen Buzz to Egypt - Cairo International Film Festival

November 26-30, 2018

In partnership with the Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF), AAM launched the first Screen Buzz workshop in Egypt. The workshop was led by Samuel Baum, writer, producer & showrunner, Lie to Me (Fox) and Wizard of Lies (HBO), Mark Goffman, writer, producer & showrunner, The West Wing (NBC), Sleepy Hollow (Fox), The Umbrella Academy (Netflix, 2019), and Jessica Mecklenburg, writer & producer, Stranger things and Gypsy (Netflix), Electric Dreams (Amazon). Hollywood mentors led an intensive 5-day screenwriting workshop including 10 projects from Egypt and across the Middle East, in addition to a masterclass and public panel discussion as part of the Cairo Industry Days.  

Shafik Gabr, Chairman and Managing Director of ARTOC Group for Investment and Development also hosted a red carpet reception in honor of Screen Buzz at ARTOC headquarters in Cairo.