Celebrating the 7th year



This year, the 7th edition of the CIWFF – Among Women Filmmakers will be held between 29th November and 4th December 2014.

In its 7th edition, the programme will bring together a selection of fiction, documentary and short films from all over the world, from Colombia to Japan, Palestine to Georgia, Brazil to The Netherlands.

A selection of the 7th CIWFF – Among Women Filmmakers is supposed to travel during 2015 to Nicaragua, Mexico, Amman and Lebanon, inviting some of the filmmakers to present their works and to join Q&As with the audience.

In the 7th of the festival 60 films will be selected to be screened in 3 venue: Falaki Theatrer, Creativity Center in Opera House and Goethe Institue. The programme will consist several sections such as International Panorama, Egyptian Panorama, Country in Focus, Tribute to a Cineaste, Guest Festival (dedicated to one International Women Film Festival).

Several side activities will be organized during the 6 days of the festival, such as Master Class, One Minute Workshop “Correspondence Between Women”, and round tables about issues related to the women filmmaking.



Audience Award of AMONG WOMEN FILMMAKERS “Cairo International Women’s Film Festival went to the Durch film director Threes Anna with her film “Silent City”
 Foto Silent City BC

The film is about Rosa, a young woman goes to Tokyo to learn from a famous Japanese fish master the art of preparing fish. For this purpose she has to learn and understand what fish is. Living in the Japanese metropolis is like being in water. She can swim, but also drown.