Mohamed Gohar and The Night of Counting the Years: Film Screening and Conversation About Egypt Today

Location: 101C, 133 W 21st Street

Monday, October 19, 6:30 PM

Mohamed Gohar is a graduate of the Applied Arts College of Cairo, where he studied photography and cinematography. Over the years he has produced news and entertainment programs throughout the world and created public, private and satellite TV channels. Gohar will present the classic Egyptian movie The Night of Counting the Years (1969) and discuss issues of social and media responsibility, and how to use art to promote stability. The screening will be followed by a Q&A moderated by BFA Visual & Critical Studies faculty Peter Hristoff.

Image credit: Public domain

Visual & Critical Studies