Rafeeq is a Syrian author, screenwriter and critic who has resided in Cairo since the late ‘70s. Rafeeq began his career directing Syrian theatrical productions. After relocating to Cairo Rafeeq wrote the screenplay for the film “Zaer Al Fajr” (“A Visitor at Dawn”) in 1972....Read more Thereafter Rafeeq’s association with Egyptian cinema began. Amongst his best known titles are “Al Ekhwa Al A’adah” (“Brothers in Conflict”), “Qitaa a’la Al Nar” and “Layla Sakhina”. His most recent film is “Al Bahith a’n Al Houriya” (“In Search of Freedom”), a project which saw him collaborate with director Inass Al Daghdaghy. Rafeeq works as a screenwriting instructor at Cairo’s Cinema Institute. Aside from his screenwriting, Rafeeq is also a revered film critics whose opinions are held in high esteem across the Arab World.