Cairo International Film Festival

Kawthar Younis #CIFF41

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One of the talents of the 2019 Arab Stars of Tomorrow showcase.

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8 min. and 47 sec.

PODCAST | Matt Micucci interviews director Kawthar Younis.

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An interview with Kawthar Younis, Egyptian director and one of the up-and-coming talents selected for the Arab Stars of Tomorrow showcase hosted by the 2019 Cairo International Film Festival. Younis introduces herself to our listeners, talks about the origins of her interests in filmmaking and the family connection that inspired and shaped those ambitions. Among other things, she discusses her work on her feature debut, the documentary A Present from the Past.


  • Reporter
    Matt Micucci
  • Guest
    Kawthar Younis
  • Interviewee role
  • Festival section
    Arab Stars of Tomorrow
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