Documentary - 18/18 - Big Story Group
“The Square” is an intimate look at a group of Egyptian revolutionaries battling leaders and regimes, risking their lives to build a new society of conscience. The Square is a documentary film about the Egyptian revolution behind the headlines. The film follows a group of activists in Tahrir Square, risking their lives for a new future. Written and directed by Jehane Noujaim. Starring Khalid Abdalla, Ahmed Hassan, Aida Kashef, Magdy Ashour, Ragia Omran, Ramy Essam, Aida El Kashef, Hosni Mubarak and Mohamed Morsi.
WINNER 2013 Sundance Film Festival Audience Award for Best Feature Documentary
WINNER 2013 Toronto International Film Festival People’s Choice Award
NOMINATED for 2014 Best Documentary Feature by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences