Yara graduated in the summer of 2004 from the American University of Cairo where she had studied media and theater. She took part in several theatrical productions whilst at college and thereby gained stage acting experience. Yara’s cinema debut occurred through “Basra”. The...Read more title received the award for best screenplay at the Cairo International Film Festival, a screenplay which was authored by Ahmed Rashwan. Besides her role in “Basra”, Yara Gobran has taken part in the works of esteemed directors of the like of A’ly Idrees, Kamla Abou Zikry and Shereef A’rafeh.