Amany Ali Shawky
Amany is a Lifestyle and Society Reporter with Mada.  With 10 years in journalism and publishing, she has written for everything from news to culture, environment and fashion, street politics and social issues. She has worked at the Egyptian Gazette, read more
Hassan Khan’s new novella: The Twelve Clues of creation?
Amany Ali Shawky | At times it’s hard to know what’s going on in this sci-fi novella, but that’s part of the fun.
Egypt’s cinematic gems: The Basement
Amany Ali Shawky | Through the filthy service staircase, the worlds of the rich and poor meet.
Egypt’s cinematic gems: The Train
Amany Ali Shawky | After two train conductors die in a fight on the way from Cairo to Aswan, the passengers gradually all
Three takes on Like a Matchstick, a comic critique of Egyptian cinema’s ‘golden age’
Amany Ali Shawky, Lina Attalah and Rowan El Shimi | Nostalgia is not evoked through the usual sentiments of melancholy and loss, but through critique and
Egypt’s cinematic gems: The Seventh Sense
Amany Ali Shawky | The comedic element here is the action, not the protagonist or the spoken jokes
On the fly: Actor Mohamed Farag on comedy, chemistry and more
Amany Ali Shawky and Maha ElNabawi | "Not even just in work, look at couples, relationships, everything — If you have no chemistry, you
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