Hello! I am Mohamed El-Kateb, a filmmaker from Alexandria, Egypt. Now resident in Germany.
In 2016, I started studying Information and Communication Design, B.A. at Faculty of Communication and Environment, Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences, Kamp-Lintfort, Germany. 2016-2019
In 2012, I studied filmmaking in Film School El-Nahda Association for Scientific and Cultural Renaissance- Jesuits Cultural Center in Cairo, Egypt.
Since 2008, I have participated in a number of workshops as a director, DOP, editor, script writer and actor.
In 2014, I created and produced the first mini web series in Egypt entitled “Plan B”. It is a drama that consists of 15 short episodes that all events take place in Alexandria.
In 2012, I have acted in a short film called “Un-damageable” which won first place in Tropfest Arabia Competition in Abu Dhabi.
My scenario “Black and White” as an adaptation of Ibrahim Aslan’s short story has been chosen among 3 other scenarios in the short list of Bibliotheca Alexandrina Plaza Competition for short movies in the fourth edition in 2011/2012.
Currently, I am working on opening my personal studio ”Varphi Studio” between Egypt and Germany for all those who are passionate about filmmaking in specific and arts in general.
Film (Short, Drama and Fantasy) Actor In a futuristic dystopian world, where people are filled with emptiness and desperation, 'He' desperately tries to acquire a spot on a circular platform that leads people into a deep state of hypnosis; cutting him off from all the coldness surrounds him.
Film (Short) Actor "Undamageable" explores the strength of ideas during Egypt's “Arab Spring”