Egypt: “I’m the only woman in Egypt who screams”



Video recordings from ‘All that is Banned is Desired’:
“I’m the only woman in Egypt who screams”

In the session ‘OVERCOMING: WOMEN; ART AND EGYPT’, filmmaker Petr Lom introduces a dialogue between musician Sherine Amr and writer, theatre director and actress Sondos Shabayek. 

Sherine Amr has described herself as “the only woman in Egypt who screams”. She started the first and only women-only band in Egypt and in this video clip she will also perform two songs live. 

Information about this video clip
This video shows Session 1 on Day 2 of the conference ‘All that is Banned is desired’ held in Oslo, Norway, in October 2012.

Sherine Amr, Singer (Egypt)
Sondos Shabayek, Writer, Theatre Director and Actress (Egypt)

Petr Lom, Filmmaker (Czech Republic/Canada)

Sherine Amr, Singer (Egypt)

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