The Film Residency
VITAAhmed Hamed is an Egyptian filmmaker and producer.
He gained a BA in Acting & Directing from Helwan University in Egypt. After his studies, he achieved a cinematography course at the Institute of Cinema in Egypt. He achieved a course in documentary film directing at Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts in Sweden just before his internship with the FID Festival International De Cinema Marseille, France. He received six awards and his films have been shown at film festivals all over the world. Recently involving a screening at the BBC Arabic Festival in London 2018 and on the BBC Arabic channel 2018. Furthermore, his works have been shown at the launch of Sharjah Film Platform 2019, And ALFILM - Arab Film Festival Berlin 2019. His debut Doc short film is “Necessity Has No law” (2017) and his second short film is “Faces Burn” (2019).