Organized by the Egyptian Film Association
Kiss Me Not Screens at Cinema El Hanager in Cairo Opera House on Saturday at 07:00 pm
Coinciding with the huge success it received in Tunisian theatres for six consecutive weeks, the Egyptian Film Association organizes the screening of Kiss Me Not at Cinema El Hanager in Cairo Opera House on Saturday, September 29 at 07:00 pm with the attendance of the film's director Ahmed Amer.
Most recently, the film was commercially released at the CinÃ©mathÃ¨que de Tanger in Morocco and VOX Cinemas at the Mall of the Emirates for two weeks. It was previously released at Metropolis Cinema in Lebanon after its release in Egyptian theaters in 26 screens, achieving wide critical acclaim. In August, the film screened in MalmÃ¶, Sweden as part of the summer screenings organized by the MalmÃ¶ Arab Film Festival.
Kiss Me Not landed its world premiere at the 14th Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) within the Arabian Nights programme. The film took part in the Festival des CinÃ©mas Arabes Ã Paris in France, and Shanghai International Film Festival in China, and Miami Film Festival in USA, in addition to receiving a Special Mention at the 1st Jounieh International Film Festival in Lebanon. Kiss Me Not also screened at the Aswan International Women Film Festival (AIWFF) in Egypt and Tripoli Film Festival in Lebanon.
Written and directed by Ahmed Amer, Kiss Me Not follows a young and ambitious Egyptian director who faces issues while shooting a kissing scene in his new film with the leading actress who decides to pursue a more religious path.
Kiss Me Not stars Yasmin Raeis, Mohamed Mahran, Salwa Mohamed Ali and Aida Riad with guest stars actress Sawsan Badr, late director Mohamed Khan and director Khairy Beshara as themselves. The film is produced by Middlewest Films, WIKA for Film Production and Distribution and MAD Solutions, and distributed by MAD Distribution.