Samir Farid

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Birthday
12, 1943
Birthplace
Egypt
Death Date
Apr 4, 2017 (73)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
12, 1943
Birthplace
Egypt
Death Date
Apr 4, 2017 (73)

About

Highly regarded Egyptian film critic whose career spanned over 40 years. 

Before Fame

He published his first film critique book, Cinema 65, in 1966.

Trivia

He was invited to over 170 film festivals and seminars across Africa, Asia, the United States and Europe during his lengthy career.

Family Life

He was born to parents Afghar and Eishel Farid in Egypt.

Associated With

He was an active film critic during the same period as Roger Ebert.