|when:||November 15th - 24th, 2023|
|address:||17 Kasr el Nil street|
11111 Cairo - Egypt
|deadline:||August 1st, 2023|
|entry form:||Online Submission|
The Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF) is an annual international film festival organized by the Ministry of Culture in Egypt. It is accredited by the International Federation of Film Producers Association (FIAPF). CIFF aims to contribute towards the development of the art and science of film and encourage intercultural dialogue. Headquarters are at the Cairo Opera House.
CIFF Official Film Sections:
* International Competition for feature fiction and documentary films.
* Out of Competition – Special Screenings.
* Horizons of New Arab Cinema Competition for feature fiction and documentary films.
* International Critics’ Week Competition for feature fiction and documentary films.
* Cinema of Tomorrow International Competition for short fiction films.
* International Panorama.
* New Egyptian Cinema.
* Feature Film Classics.
* Tributes Films.
* Country in Focus.
* Cairo Industry Days.
* Master classes.
* Cairo Film Connection.
CIFF Official Film Sections Awards:
- The Golden Pyramid Award for Best Film, presented to the producer.
- The Silver Pyramid, Special Jury Award, for Best Director.
- The Bronze Pyramid Award for Best First or Second Work, presented to the director.
- Naguib Mahfouz Award for Best Screenplay.
- Best Actor Award.
- Best Actress Award.
- Best Artistic Contribution Award.
- Henry Barakat Award for Best Artistic Contribution.