Cairo, Egypt 22 - 24 October 2015

Announcing the Winners

After much deliberation, our distinguished panel of judges has selected this year’s winning films. Congratulations to all of the filmmakers and teams who participated. We are proud to announce our winners.

Kudos to Birdrock for winning Best Film of 2015. Their film Battalion 131 will go on to represent Cairo against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2016.


1st Place: Best Film of 2015

Battalion 131 by Birdrock

2nd Place: Best Film of 2015

"Mannequin" by El Naggar Productions

3rd Place: Best Film of 2015

"Expiry Date" by Los Pollos Hermanos

Required Elements

  • Character: Mofeed//مفيد or Mofeeda//مفيده Gameel//جميل, Tailor//خياط
  • Prop: Flip flopشبشب
  • Line: "where’s my money? // فلوسي فين؟"

Audience Favorite: Group A

"Expiry Date" by Los Pollos Hermanos

Audience Favorite: Group B

"Wall of Sharme" by PIXELS

Best Writing

"Expiry Date" by Los Pollos Hermanos

Best Editing

"Mannequin" by El Naggar Productions

Best Directing

"Parachute" by Metamorphosis

Best Sound Design

Battalion 131 by Birdrock

Best Actor

Fahid Ibrahim "Barra" by The Crew

Amr Ramadan "Expiry Date" by Los Pollos Hermanos

Best Actress

Laila Baraka Um Nour" by the project

Best Supporting Actor

Yasser Elrefaey "Expiry Date" by Los Pollos Hermanos

Best Supporting Actress

Malak Dadawi "Parachute" by Metamorphosis

Asmaa Emam "Expiry Date" by Los Pollos Hermanos

Best Costumes

Battalion 131 by Birdrock

Best Use of Character

"Villa Madame Suzy" by Sun Shine Team

Battalion 131 by Birdrock

Best Use of Prop

"Mannequin" by El Naggar Productions

Best Use of Line

Battalion 131 by Birdrock

Producer's Choice Award

Interogation" by Warp Visions

"Shams Gameela" by Furious Falafels

2015 Film List

  • "Amr Nawar" by Pok'n
  • "Bannouta" by MMH Production
  • "Barra" by The Crew
  • "E3mel el Sa7" by Fan
  • "El Dein" by halion
  • "Expiry Date" by Los Pollos Hermanos
  • "Intizar" by Youssef Mahfouz
  • "Koshtaban" by Estètica
  • "Mannequin" by El Naggar Productions
  • "Parachute" by Metamorphosis
  • "Rahma" by Fekrateam
  • "Remote Control" by Craft
  • "Shams Gameela" by Furious Falafels
  • "Short Movie" by ANT EYE
  • "Sophie's Vogel" by Peace Cake
  • "The Card" by El teneen
  • "The Return" by Cinepro
  • "Villa Madame Suzy" by Sun Shine Team
  • "Wall of Sharme" by PIXELS
  • Battalion 131 by Birdrock

    Desperate times require desperate measures

  • Interogation" by Warp Visions
  • Um Nour" by the project

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