Best new Egyptian Movies (2017) - Top Netflix & Cinema

Of all the North African countries, Egypt is the country that produces by far the most movies every year. Unfortunately, only a small amount of those reaches foreign audiences.
The Vore's Film staff selects the top best Egyptian movies of 2017 in cinema, DVD and Netflix. Are Marwan Hamed, Jehane Noujaim & Daoud Abdel Sayed Egypt's biggest directors?

Egyptian movies2017
Popular actorsKarim Abdel Aziz, Khaled El Sawy & Nelly Karim
Trending moviesThe Blue Elephant, Al Midan & After The Battle

Anticipated 2017 Egyptian movies to watch

    Cactus Flower (Saturday January 28, 2017)

    Cactus Flower film poster Director
    Hala Elkoussy
    Salma Samy
    Menha Batraoui
    Marwan Alazab
    Cactus Flower Trailer

    A struggling young actresses' and an elderly bourgeois woman's fate coincide in chaotic Cairo as they've both become homeless. A young street boy called Yassin takes care of the women, which is the start of a wondrous journey through the city....Read more

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    The Blue Elephant (Monday July 28, 2014)

    The Blue Elephant film poster Director
    Marwan Hamed
    Karim Abdel Aziz
    Khaled El Sawy
    Nelly Karim
    The Blue Elephant Trailer

    A psychotherapist is assigned the department of treating the criminally insane; to his shock, one day he receives his best friend...Read more

    Asmaa (Monday October 17, 2011)

    Asmaa film poster Director
    Amr Salama
    Hend Sabry
    Maged El Kedwany
    Hani Adel
    Asmaa Trailer

    A telling tale of hope, humanity and will; a woman who suffers from AIDS decides not to succumb to it, rather strive to survive...Read more

    Al Midan (Friday January 10, 2014)

    Al Midan film poster Director
    Jehane Noujaim
    Ahmed Hassan
    Khalid Abdalla
    Magdy Ashour
    Al Midan Trailer

    The film highlights the civil revolution against a tyrannic Egyptian government as numerous revolutionaries gather to risk their...Read more

    Messages from the Sea (Saturday October 15, 2011)

    Messages from the Sea film poster Director
    Daoud Abdel Sayed
    Asser Yassin
    Mai Kassab
    Messages from the Sea Trailer

    A man decides to visit the enigmatic city of Alexandria where he had spent his youth but when he arrives there, he begins to...Read more

    After The Battle (Wednesday September 19, 2012)

    After The Battle film poster Director
    Yousry Nasrallah
    Menna Shalabi
    Bassem Samra
    Nahed El Sebaï
    After The Battle Trailer

    A story that depicts the two different worlds that exist in post revolution era through two men; as one who was a part of the...Read more