Abu Bakr ShawkyAbu Bakr Shawky

IWC Filmmaker Award | 2017 (Honorable Mention)

Abu Bakr Shawky is an Egyptian-Austrian filmmaker. His award-winning films The Colony, Martyr Friday and Things I Heard on Wednesdays have been screened at festivals around the world. He holds a BA in Political Science from the American University in Cairo and an MFA in Filmmaking from New York University Tisch School of the Arts. 


IWC Filmmaker Award | 2017