Tag: cairo

ELECTRO CHAABI

77 minutes, 2013 Directior : Hind MEDDEB (France, Tunisia) Production : IPS (France), Studio Masr (Egypt) ___ In the slums of Cairo, young people dance to electro chaabi, a new music blending folk song, electro beats and freestyles chanted as rap. The idea is to merge the sounds and styles in a chaotic manner. A …

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BULAQ

BULAQ 26 minutes, 2011 Director : Davide MORANDINI et Fabio LUCCHINI (Italy) Production : Rossellini Film & TV, One People Film (Italy)   ____ Bulaq is a district in the historic centre of Cairo. For thirty years the people living there have been fighting the Egyptian government who want to take the area over to …

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