De Young and Mena Shalaby on the Feature Films Jury at the Aswan International Women’s Festival


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The administration of the Aswan International Film Festival for Women has announced the formation of a jury for the feature films competition for the fourth round of the festival, which will be held from February 10 to 16..

The critic Andrew Mohsen, artistic director of the festival, said that the jury of the feature film competition is chaired by Dutch director and scriptwriter Mika de Young, and includes in her membership the artist Mina Shalaby, the Tunisian artist Soheer Bin Amara, the Romanian producer Alex Theodorsko, and the Philippine producer and director Cave de la Cruise. The critic added that the Dutch director and scriptwriter Mika de Young participated in her films in several festivals such as Berlin, Toronto and London, and she won many awards, noting that the actress Menna Shalaby owns
A great cinematic credit among the stars of her generation and won ten awards for her role in the movie “Nawara”, and many other awards for other works, in addition to her participation in the jury in various international competitions.

On the Tunisian actress Souheir Ben Amaras statement, she explained that she participated in many distinct roles in cinema and television, where she worked in many important Tunisian films accompanied by senior directors, including “Al Jaidah” ​​with Salma Bakkar and “Manmouche” with director Nuri Bouzid.

He noted that Roman producer Alex Theodorescu has presented many Romanian films in recent years, most notably the film “4 months, 3 weeks and 2 days” by Christian Mungiu, who received the Palme d’Or from the Cannes Festival in 2007..


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