eniGma Archive

Ola Roshdy: Actress, Producer & Mum with a Mission

New York City, Brussels, and Paris are just some of the cities where Ola Roshdy grew up as the daughter of an Egyptian diplomat. ...

Celebrity Mums On Balancing Personal & Professional Lives

Balancing motherhood and your professional life can be very tricky, especially when you’re a mother, let alone a celebrity mother. But the joys of...

EDGY LEBANESE COMEDIAN ADEL KARAM JOINS NETFLIX

By Samia Farid Shihata As I watched the sneak preview of Adel Karam Live from Beirut, I kept thinking, ‘this guy is going to get...

Project Runway Middle East

After a season full of hard-hitting challenges, imaginative designs, addictive drama, and never ending twists, only three of 15 competing designers in Project Runway...

Steve Lyons: New England’s Modern Impressionist Artist

Nestled just off Main Street in Chatham, Massachusetts (MA), artist Steve Lyon’s edgy gallery is where art lovers flock to enjoy his colourful art...

Karima Mansour: Egypt’s Contemporary Dance Guru

Karima Mansour stands out as the preeminent contemporary dancer and choreographer in Egypt today. Having completed a Professional Formation dance course in Italy, followed...

Nicolas Mouawad: TV’s Hottest Obsession

Cairo has always drawn Arab talent seeking to make a name in cinema, so it’s no wonder we’ve seen a stream of talented Arab...

Mazaj: Omar Islam’s Hub for Upcoming Artists

Mazaj, a new art gallery with a transformative mission recently opened its doors in Cairo’s trendy Zamalek neighbourhood.  The gallery is reaching out to...

Psychotherapist Carine Karnouk on Healthy Relationships

Relationships are hard, whether with yourself, friends or significant others. eniGma’s Omnia Zaied talks to psychotherapist Carine Karnouk on how to take care of...

your guide to the oscar nominees

The 90th Academy Awards’ nominees were recently announced, and they came with an interesting mix of Hollywood veterans, hot rising stars and promising fresh...

The Insult: the First Oscar Nominated Lebanese Film

The Insult is among the five finalists recently nominated for Best Foreign Language Film at the 90th Academy Awards. The film, also known as Case...

SPARK Filmmaking Program

There was a time when the film industry in Egypt was the source of the second highest export revenue for the country and it...