Discipline: Film/Video

Mohammad Hassan

Discipline: Film/Video
Region: Dokki, Giza, EGYPT
MacDowell fellowships: 2013
Mohammad Shawky Hassan is an Egyptian filmmaker. He worked on his short essay film And On a Different Note (2015). Shot between Cairo and New York, and using images, sound and literary text, the film is a meditation on the complex relationship of the author with the city, time, the notion of home, the ongoing developments in Egypt, and the soundscape of the media rhetoric associated with them.

Studios

Mixter

Mohammad Hassan worked in the Mixter studio.

Built in 1927–1930, the Florence Kilpatrick Mixter Studio was funded by its namesake and designed by the architect F. Winsor, Jr., who also designed MacDowell's original Savidge Library in 1925. Mixter Studio, solidly built of yellow and grey-hued granite, once had sweeping views of Pack Monadnock to the east. The small building was originally entered on the…

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