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Muhammad Hamdy


Using his 500 hours of footage from Tahir Square, Muhammad Hamdy worked with director, Jehane Noujaim, to create “The Square.”

The documentary was nominated for an Oscar and awarded the Audience Award for World Cinema Documentary at the Sundance Film Festival.

Program Studied at NYFA: Filmmaking
Program Type: 1-Year Conservatory
Year Attended/Graduated: 2014
Location: New York
Highlights: The Square, Olmo and the Seagull

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