Zawya Cinema & Distribution – Head of Sales, Acquisition & Theatrical Distribution
Ahmed Sobky started his career in film PR and marketing, later venturing into film distribution in Egypt and the Arab region. In 2015 he joined Zawya Cinema in order to launch the distribution arm for the art-house cinema with a particular focus on Egyptian independent films. As the Head of Sales, Acquisitions and Theatrical Distribution he manages the day-to-day programming of Zawya Cinema, in addition to the regional distribution of multiple Egyptian films. Most recently Ahmed has been focusing on the distribution of the restored films of the late Egyptian director Youssef Chahine in Europe and the Arab world.