Marwan Tarek

Film maker Marwan Tarek
Born in 1997. Marwan graduated from Victoria college, Alexandria in 2016 and studies fine arts at Alexandria university.
He enrolled in his first short movie at the age of 11 in one of Bibliotheca Alexandrina’s competitions, where he got introduced to people with common interests. Then he became one of the youngest filmmaking team in the country.

He glowed up by executing Victoria college class’16 graduation video as an unpaid advertisement for Vodafone co. and it went viral all-over Egypt. Then he was technically adopted by the well known director Ahmed Al-Naggar and he worked professionally as an assistant director for 3 years. His movie “Young people” won the 1st place in Ministry of Youth’s film competition and got promoted with a scholarship to study mobile filmmaking in Tunisia. Trés Court International film festival selected his last film he directed about his school “The dark side of Victoria” to get screened in the opening ceremony. He directed the 1st documentary with the well known rapper Shahyn “The return of the fiercest type of hawks” after 4 years of absence. “Mama” is one of his most touching pieces, as he framed out his mother’s struggles and sacrifitions. “Nevia” and “Qenawy” popped out from daily life’s observing and situations para-analysis.