Noha Suleiman

Alexandria Film Festival Honors Farid Shawky As Artist Of The People

The Alexandria Mediterranean Film Festival has decided to honor the late icon Farid Shawky by naming him the “Artist of the People”.

This title is given for the first and last time in the 36th edition of the festival.

This decision came in appreciation of Farid Shawky as a great actor, author, and producer.

Shawky has presented a series of phenomenal films in the history of cinema and left a prominent mark in Egypt and the Arab world.