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I Have a Picture (Andy Soura) - عندي صورة

Documentary - 75' - 2017

Mohamed Zedan

Mark Lotfy
Mohamad El-Hadidi
Mayye Zayed

Sound Designer & Mixer
Michael Fawzy
Rufy's​ Films
Fig Leaf Studios


A hybrid feature documentary that delves into the Egyptian film history.


With the help of El Homossany, one of the oldest assistant directors in Egypt, Zedan, a young indie filmmaker, is making a documentary about Motawe Eweis, who has worked as an extra in about 1000 films in the Egyptian Cinema from the forties till now.


The film was developed in DocMed 2013 and was selected in Dubai Film Connection 2013, Cairo International Film Festival Industry Forum 2014 and Final Cut in Venice 2014.

Genre: Documentary

Format: HD 1920x1080

Aspect Ratio: 16:9

Duration: 75 mins

Language: Arabic (Egyptian)

Subtitles: English

Country: Egypt

Year: 2017



Sep. 2017 - El-Gouna Film Festival, Egypt.

Apr. 2018 - Goethe Film Week, Egypt.

Apr. 2018 - Cairo Cinema Days, Egypt.

Apr. 2018 - Tripoli Film Festival, Lebanon.

Oct. 2018 - National Film Festival for the Egyptian Cinema, Egypt.

Jan. 2019 - Sharjah Film Platform, UAE.


Best Arab Feature Documentary - El-Gouna Film Festival, Egypt 2017

Best Feature Documentary - Tripoli Film Festival, Lebanon 2018

Best Documentary in the National Film Festival for the Egyptian Cinema, Egypt 2018

Best Documentary - Sharjah Film Platform 2019


Oct. 2017 - Al-Ahram Weekly - Written by: Nahed Nasr

Q&A: Crew of I Have a Picture, El-Gouna Star winner, talk about filmmaking process (English)

Oct. 2017 - Mada Masr - Written by: Bassam Mortada & Ahmed Refaat

عندي صورة: بين رومانسية السينما وسلطوية الصناعة (Arabic)

I Have a Picture: Between romanticized art and an authoritarian industry (English)

Oct. 2017 - Al-Hayat - Written by: Ahmed Basha

عندي صورة: فلسفة الكومبارس الأخير (Arabic)

Jan. 2018 - Al-Arab - Written by: Amir El-Emary

احتفال بعصر السينما والكومبارس هو البطل (Arabic)

May 2018 - Manshoor - Written by: Yasmine Akram

عندي صورة: صراع أبدي بين الهامشي والأساسي (Arabic)


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