Into studio Masr

Into studio Masr

Mona ASSAD - Egypt


After decades of public sector management, Studio Masr is offered for privatization in 2000. A team of young cinema lovers embarks on its modernization adventure and fifteen years later, they tell their stories. The film is a journey in time and space, fiction and history, aspirations and dreams

Film details

Gender : Documentary
Duration : 95 min
Year of production : 2019
Country : Egypt
Screenwriter : Mona ASSAD
Cinematography : Waheed Nagy
Editor : Reem Farid
Director : Mona ASSAD
Production company : Studio Masr


Born in Egypt, Mona Assaad studies medicine. Working as medical support on a Youssef Chahine’s film, she discovers filmmaking. In 2000, she joins Elixir Co. That takes over Studio Masr and becomes its executive producer. Into Studio Masr is her first documentary