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date: 16 January 2021

Egypt, film in 

Source:
A Dictionary of Film Studies
Author(s):

Annette Kuhn,

Guy Westwell

Egypt's earliest moving-image screening—of the Lumières' Cinematograph in Alexandria on 5 November 1896—was organized for foreign (that is, European) residents rather than for Egyptians; and the first films shot in Egypt—scenes of Alexandria in ... ...

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