The Gravedigger’s Wife, Tug of War and Feathers win at Fespaco and El Gouna Film Festival


The Gravedigger’s Wife by Khadar Ahmed, winner of the Post-production Prize of the Atlas Workshops in 2019, is awarded the Etalon d’or at Fespaco.

 

Tug of War by Amil Shivji, presented twice at the Atlas Workshops (development in 2018 and post-production in 2019), wins the Oumarou Ganda Prize of the Perspective section at Fespaco as well.

 

As for Feathers by Omar El Zohairy, winner of the Post-production Prize of the Atlas Workshops in 2020, it got the Best Arab Film award at El Gouna Film Festival.

The 4th edition of the Atlas Workshops will be conducted online from 22 to 25 November 2021

Feathers by Omar El Zohairy, winner of the Post-production Prize of the Atlas Workshops in 2020, wins Nespresso Grand Prize and FIPRESCI Prize at La Semaine de la Critique of the Cannes Film Festival

The Gravedigger’s Wife by Khadar Ahmed, winner of the Post-production Prize of the Atlas Workshops in 2019, is selected in competition at La Semaine de la Critique of the Cannes Film Festival. The film is produced by Misha Jaari.

Feathers by Omar El Zohairy, winner of the Post-production Prize of the Atlas Workshops in 2020, is selected in competition at La Semaine de la Critique of the Cannes Film Festival. The film is produced by Juliette Lepoutre and Pierre Menahem.