Title: Egyptian Jeanne d’Arc
Director: Iman Kamel


Quote

“A poetic and masterful exploration of Egyptian women’s emancipation in post-revolution Egypt” - Dubai International Film Festival

Synopsis

Egyptian Jeanne d’Arc is a hybrid film that melds documentary with mythic story elements, poetic narration and dance to convey intimate, true stories of resistance by Egyptian women since the 2011 revolution.

Nominations

Arab-German Film Prize of Robert Bosch Stiftung

Festivals

Africa Film Festival Cologne - Arab Film Festival Tübingen - Cairo International Film Festival (Panorama Section) - China Women’s Film Festival - Dubai International Film Festival (Muhr Feature Competition) - Eurasia IFF (6 Plaza Section) - Malmo Arab Film Festival (Documentary Competition) - Muscat International Film Festival - Rotterdam Arab Film Festival - Sudan IFF

Markets and Forums

Africa Produce - Amiens Screenplay Development Fund - Doha Projects - Durban FilmMart - Ismailiya Coproduction Forum

Supported by

City of Berlin - Doha Film Institute - Goethe Institut Abu Dhabi - Takmil JCC - Sanad, The Post-Production Fund of twofour54 Abu Dhabi (UAE)

Coproduced with

Nomad’s Home Production

Year of production: 2016
Duration: 85 mins
Language: Arabic and English
Available Subtitles: English | French
Distribution: MAD Solutions
Alternate title: Jeanne d’Arc Masriya