Mohammad Shawky Hassan
Mohammad Shawky Hassan is a filmmaker living and working in Cairo. His films include Balaghany Ayyoha al Malek al-Sa’eed (It was Related to Me, 2011), On a Day like Today (2012) and Wa Ala Sa’eeden Akhar (And on a Different Note, 2015). read more
Archive-based art: Destabilizing the power of the archive while declaring its victory
Mohammad Shawky Hassan | Relying on archival material in his films has led Mohammad Shawky Hassan to think about its limits
Modern Egypt: On objects that represent the world
Mohammad Shawky Hassan | The way the project displayed commodities failed to reveal new things about them or those who made them.
‘Where are those places?’ Ramadan TV beyond reality and representation
Mohammad Shawky Hassan | Mohamed Shawky Hassan analyzes the complexities of representation and reality in Egypt's Ramadan TV.