Youssef Chahine's Shorts

Throughout his 60 year journey in cinema, Youssef Chahine directed a number of short films (documentary and fiction) which did not recieve their fair share of viewership or discussion. The screening will be followed by a discussion with scriptwriter and researcher Mohamed Al Masry about the 6 shorts, their production and exhibition contexts, and their relation to his vision, project and his later feature films. Films: "The Sacred Oil" - Documentary/Fiction - 1967 - 13 min "Salwa the Girl who Talked to Cows" - Fiction - 1970 - 20 min "Cairo... As told by Chahine" - Documentary - 1991 - 23 min "It's Only One Step" - Fiction - 1998 - 4 min "11'09'01" - Fiction - 2002 - 11 min "After 47 Years" - Fiction - 2007 - 3 min


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