Viu to premiere two Original productions at Cairo International Film Festival


Pan-regional OTT video streaming service Viu has introduced that it’ll premiere two of its Unique productions Ansaf Majaneen and Wadi Al Jinn on December 6, 2020, as a part of the programme of Cairo Trade Days, a phase of the Cairo Worldwide Movie Pageant (CIFF).


Ansaf Majaneen co-stars Ahmed Khaled Saleh and Asmaa Galal and is directed by Omar Rushdy Hamed. The psychological thriller follows the story of Anas, a coronary heart transplant affected person (performed by Saleh) who hears the voice of his donor urging him to unravel a thriller that he failed to unravel in his personal lifetime.

Wadi Al Jinn boasts rising Arab expertise from Egypt, together with Youssef Othman, Layla Ahmed Zaher, Roa Channouha, Hana Daoud, Hasan Malik, Cynthia Khalifeh and Abdelrahman Al Yamani. They’re backed by main stars Bushra Rozza, Khaled Kamal, Reham Saeed, Mohsen Mansour and Firas Sa’id. The fictional collection, directed by Hossam El Gohary, follows the story of 4 school college students who discover the mysterious Wadi Al Jinn caves and discover themselves in a hidden underworld dominated by evil forces.


Abe Aboul Naga, Common Supervisor of Viu Center East, stated: “We’re honoured to associate with CIFF for the second yr in a row and to deliver Viu Unique collection to the Egyptian viewers for the very first time. This distinctive partnership reinforces Viu’s imaginative and prescient to collaborate with and create alternatives for various stakeholders of the Egyptian and pan-Arab movie and TV trade.”


Cairo Trade Days will even host a panel dialogue on the creation of partnerships and alternatives for expertise by OTT gamers, that includes Viu Unique as a hit story.


Aliaa Zaki, Head of Cairo Trade Days, remarked: “Partnering with Viu is one other testomony to how CIFF, via its trade platform Cairo Trade Days, acts as an necessary platform for creating alternatives and establishing synergies between completely different stakeholders of the movie and TV trade. We’re excited to increase our collaboration with Viu for one more yr and stay up for extra future engagements between the 2 organizations.”


Ansaf Majaneen and Wadi Al Jinn will likely be accessible to Viu Premium subscribers within the first quarter of 2021.