OUR TEAM

Nasser's Republic, The Making of Modern Egypt

has been made by a team of filmmakers in the U.S. and Egypt.

Producer/Director MICHAL GOLDMAN

introduced Arab musical culture to thousands of Americans with her film Umm Kulthum, A Voice Like Egypt.

 

https://www.linkedin.com/in/michal-goldman-b1387911

 

Executive Producer

KATHRYN DIETZ

has produced high profile documentaries for public television for over 25 years including China, A Century of Revolution and Eleanor Roosevelt.

 

https://www.linkedin.com/in/kathryndietz

Cinematographer

KAMAL ABDEL AZIZ

is one of Egypt’s most renowned cinematographers. He has served as the Director of Egypt’s National Cinema Institute and is a co-founder of The Ismailia Film Festival in Egypt.

 

 

https://www.facebook.com/kamal.abdelaziz.3?fref=ts

 

Editor

PETER RHODES

was trained in London at the BBC. Since moving to the U.S. he has worked in a variety of styles ranging from cinema verité to historic recreations. His work has appeared on PBS, the BBC, and in major film festivals.

 

 

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0722503/

 

Co-editor, broadcast version

Myra Boutros

worked in Beirut for 9 years on documentaries and commercials for clients from many nations before moving to the U.S. Fluent in Arabic, French and English, she has worked on many aspects of this project.

 

https://lb.linkedin.com/in/myra-boutros-18a64a2b

 

Music

MILES JAY

is a multi-instrumentalist who lived in Egypt and Lebanon from 2005 to 2012. He is the founding director of the Nile Project, which brought together musicians from the 11 countries of the Nile Basin.

 

 

 

http://www.milesjay.com

 

CONTENT ADVISORS

FISCAL SPONSOR

TEAM

ADVISORS

FUNDERS

TEWFIK ACLIMANDOS

ETATRAR, Cairo, Egypt.

 

JON ALTERMAN

Center for Strategic and International Studies, Washington, DC.

 

KIRK J. BEATTIE

Simmons College, Boston, MA.

 

KHALED FAHMY

American University in Cairo (AUC), Egypt.

 

JOEL GORDON

University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR.

 

ZACHARY LOCKMAN

New York University, New York, NY.

 

E. ROGER OWEN

Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.

 

EVE TROUTT POWELL

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

 

JAMES TOTH

New York University Abu Dhabi, UAE.

 

SHERIF YOUNIS

Helwan University, Cairo, Egypt.

 

 

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FC is a 501(c)-3 corporation that supports American independent media-makers. Founded in 1987, FC has been the grantee of record for over 200 projects and currently sponsors 30 active projects across the country. All contributions to FC are fully tax-deductible.

 

www.filmmakerscollab.org.

 

 

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