Comparing Perspectives on Egyptian Revolution

Egyptians shout anti-constitutional amendments slogans during a protest against a referendum at Tahrir Square in Cairo

The 2013 documentary Al Midan (“The Square”) follows a cast of Egyptians whose backgrounds characterize three major social groups involved in the 2011 uprising. Among them are young liberals, Muslim Brothers, and military soldiers, all whose presence and interactions fundamentally shaped the events in Tahrir square. By focusing on perspectives from these three parties, the […]