Young MB Actor and Director Hopes For Promising Career in Movie Industry
|Friday, August 26,2011 09:45|
"the Muslim Brotherhood discovered and developed my talent since I was in high school" Mohamed al Anteel told Ikhwanweb,adding that the MB encouraged him to take part in numerous plays in its summer activities. His most important roles after joining the MB acting crew were in constructive and inspirational plays as well as comedy.
Although enjoys theatre, he finds it to be exhausting, adding he was more interested in the movie industry and its components including, producing, singing, editing, music and art. He is currently studying film directing.
Al Anteel rebuffed allegations that the Muslim Brothers are extremists and will supress arts and talents
“The MB and its founder Imam Hassan Al Banna have always encouraged productive art in all its forms”, he said. Giving an example of "the Musilm Borthood Theatre" which was created in the 1930s, and introduced several talented actors to Egypt's movie and acting industry such as Abdel Mone'm Madboly, Mahmoud el Melegi, Serag Mounir and Fatma Roushdy, who all became iconic figures across the Arab world.
Al Anteel clarified that women are not prohibited from acting, on the contrary, their role is essential as long as they respect social values and traditions, and do not violate Islamic priciples