Hungarian auteur will also mentor young Egyptian filmmakers at the festival.
Project incubator is part of the Cairo International Film Festival.
He will be replaced by veteran actor Hussein Fahmy.
Squabbling sisters try to find their way in Jordan’s all-powerful patriarchy
A veteran trucker and his assistant deliver a powerful portrayal of toxic masculinity for Egyptian director and co-writer Nadine Khan
All-female anthology takes a sparky driver’s seat approach to life in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Palestine’s submission to the international Oscar category is set in the disputed Golan Heights
Previous winners have included God Exists, Her Name is Petrunya and Undine.
Inside a women’s prison in Ukraine, incarcerated mothers are forced to hand their children over for adoption
Project incubator will take place during Cairo International Film Festival.
It will now not overlap with the inaugural Red Sea International Film Festival in Saudi Arabia.
Zeneddine will head up the festival’s Cairo Film Connection project market.
The oldest film festival in the Middle East sets a December slot for second-year running.
Other winners included Russian drama ‘Conference’ and Egyptian documentary ‘Lift Like A Girl’.
The films are tipped for 2021 festivals.
The festival is one of the last physical film events to take place in 2020.
Oscar-winning playwright and screenwriter Christopher Hampton feted with CIFF’s Golden Pyramid Lifetime Achievement prize.
Festival pushes back dates by two weeks to ensure proper hygiene measures are in place.
Parent event Cairo International Film Festival pushing on with 42nd edition.