Ateyat El Abnoudy

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Personal information

Title: 

Documentary Director and Writer

Contact information (private)

City: 
Cairo
Country: 
Egypt
Personal email address: 
ateyat39@gmail.com

Education

Associate Degree, International Film & TV School, England, 1976

BA, Egyptian Film Institute, 1972

BA, Faculty of Law, Cairo University, 1963

Competences

Documentary Directing

Film Production

Writing

Languages: 

Arabic

English

Jobs

Work history: 

Documentary Director, 1975-Present

Honorary office and memberships: 

Member, Culture and Media Committee, National Council for Women, 2000

Member, Cinema Committee, Supreme Council of Culture, 1992- Present

Head of the International Jury Committee, Oberhausen Film Festival, Germany, 1990

Productions and works: 

Director, "Sone'a fi Misr" (Made in Egypt), 2006

Director, "Toshka" (Toshka), 2004

Director, "Ethiopia Be'uyun Masriyya" (Ethiopia through Egyptian Eyes), 2004

Awards

Awards: 

Honored, National Film Festival, Egyptian Ministry of Culture, 1998

Egyptian Film Critics Prize, Ismailia International Documentary & Short Film Festival, for the documentary Elli ba'a welli eshtara (Sellers and Buyers), 1992

Best Co-Production Prize, Valencia film Festival, Spain, for the docymentery Iqa' al-haya (Rhythm of Life), 1990