The 14th International Film Festival in Marrakech, which will take place on December 5th through to 13th and will pay tribute to three of the most prominent film stars in Egypt, Britain, and United States
Adel Imam the Egyptian comedy superstar and popular Egyptian movie and stage actor, started his career in the arts as a comedian, but he has also starred in more films, giving him a chance to bridge comedy and romanticism.
British actor Jeremy Irons, who the Festival organizers called “one of the best-loved actors among film fans the world over.” They mentioned his roles in The Mission, Dead Ringers, and Reversal of Fortune as examples of his memorable moments on screen that will be honored at the festival.
US actor and director Viggo Mortensen. The organizers highlighted his breakout role as an Amish farmer in Witness and his role in the blockbuster Lord of the Rings.
Irons and Mortensen will join French actress Isabelle Huppert at the festival, where she will serve as president of this year’s jury, the role Martin Scorsese took on last year. Remaining jurors and the competition selection will be announced soon.
The festival celebrates the most famous cinema actors in the world and in previous editions of the festival honored the French actress Juliette Binoche, Moroccan Mohamed Khie, Japan’s Hirokazu Ida Corr, American Sharon Stone, and the Argentinian Fernando Solanas.