Satire in Cairo

Egyptian political satirist Bassem Youseff. This still comes from footage shot with Bassem on a recent filming trip to Egypt, prior to the launch of his new TV show. It was the first satirical news show on Egyptian TV to be filmed in front of a ‘live’ audience. This was at the time the Moslem Brotherhood were in power, and before the military takeover of Egypt’s current ruling President, General Sisi.

Posted on November 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

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