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Hesham Issawi

Born in Egypt, moved to the States in 1990 to study anthropology. After taking classes in photography Hesham changed his major to Filmmaking. He attended film school, Columbia College/Chicago and Graduated in 1996. He worked at local TV stations in Chicago. In 1997, he Co-Produced the Documentary, Saving the Sphinx (1998), for the Learning Channel. ... See full bio »


Cairo, Egypt
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Cairo Exit
Cairo Exit Writer
AmericanEast Writer
T for Terrorist
The Interrogation


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 2010 Cairo Exit (screenplay) / (story)
 2008 AmericanEast (story) / (writer)
 2003 T for Terrorist (Short) (writer)
 2002/I The Interrogation (Short)
 2002 Saving Egyptian Film Classics (Documentary)
 1995 Mississe (Short) (adaptation)
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Saving the Sphinx. (Producer)

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