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The sound of summer in Dahab

The sound of summer in Dahab

Even if it's hot - I love the summer in Dahab. I am sitting close to the sea and listening to some musicians who are making nice Bedouin music. Mohassan is a very inspireing man. He had a bad past with drugs and loosing everything. Now he is clean, but he lost anything - his house, his money and sure as well...

Learn something new and know your limit

Learn something new and know your limit

My Arabic is still not ... existing. But in a couple of days my Challenge will be over and then I have no excuse anymore NOT to learn Arabic. But right now it was the best. Because to Work, make this challenge and have a private life is a lot - so I descouvert on top to learn Arabic is maybe just to much. Reda...

This woman started with 57 a new life

This woman started with 57 a new life

Sibylle is 57, but she had a dream. So she prepared a big step in her life, saved money, collected some information and quit her job. And then she moved to Dahab in Egypt! Her Story is very inspirieng.

This lady helps other women to to live their...

This lady helps other women to to live their...

Dina is a powerwoman. Since 10 years she has a dream, 9 month ago it became true: She opend a egyptian Restaurant! But not only that. I mean, the food is amazing, the Interieur wonderful. But her restaurant also gives women a job. Because Dina wants to support the women.

What makes Egypt special?

What makes Egypt special?

I met Daniel on Facebook. There he wrote a nice post about the Bedouin Culture and that he things they are more attatched to the nature. And not only this, but maybe because of this he feels always relaxed, when he spends time with some Bedouins. And to be hornest: I feel the same. Of course - there are not "The...

In Egypt is a group of special people

In Egypt is a group of special people

Making movies is my passion. But of course: It's more fun together. That's why I decidet to find other Moviemakers in my new hometown Dahab. Today we had the first gathering, and I am realy happy. Thats what it means if someone tells you: Create your life!  

It is amaizig what he is doing for himself!

It is amaizig what he is doing for himself!

Assert is realy an Egyptian Artist. he builds Houses without a pen or a metre - just by seeing it. He loves to work with would, stones and other materials - he is an ginius. And he don't like people, who are don't appreacheate, what he is doing. So he is always looking very well to the people, who he is...

Today I met the next generation

Today I met the next generation

 Luc makes a school project which really is inspiring him: he is working at an artificial intelligence. The cool thing is, that he could choose, which project he want to do. And the teacher at his school are really interested at his idea and progress. He is on a private school. I would appreciate it, when this is...

An Egyptian place in Bremen

An Egyptian place in Bremen

Mohammed lives since twenty years in Germany. He came here after he was working in Sinai and get an education in "restaurant business". He came here to practice and to learn.  Probably when he arrived he wasn't thinking that he will stay here 20 years and more. Of course German is better than his...

It's not just a stone

It's not just a stone

Younes is and artist, who use the art to follow up his actual passion: having his own business. Interested in a healthy and strong environment, he started to building solar panels (solar dish concentrator). Not the usual ones, I don't know exactly what he did, he showed me pictures but - he did it :) And I...

Without this day I would not be here

Without this day I would not be here

 I really love my birthday, guys. I am like a kid! And I love this movie, because it shows, that we can all have together, even if we come from different cultures, different countries, and have different religious. Really, to know this makes me happy. Why are no guys in the picture? Because you didn't send it...

He catches the beauty in people

He catches the beauty in people

 Ahmed is an artist. He learnt on his own to draw people. He doesn't have the best colours and the best equipment. And exactly this was what I thought while I looked his work. It is easy to call yourself an artist if you have everything which makes your work easy. But if you have just the easiest...

How music rescued his life

How music rescued his life

Mohassan has an amazing inspiring life. When he was younger  he was badly drug addicted. So I decided to go to Cairo in hospital recover. but being drug addicted means that you really have to change your life. after you stop taking drugs you have to find something with helps you to fill this emptiness inside...

He made me speechless

He made me speechless

Ja this old man makes me speechless and I would say he runs the movie today ;) Abu Suleiman is a character in Dahab. He sells herbs from St. Catharines. These herbs are actually the best you can get here, without any pesticides or other bad chemical stuff. it is not easy to understand him - and even for an...

Behind the scenes

Behind the scenes

I want to grow with the movies and I hope they travel around the world. To show, that we are equal, that we have the same dreams, fears and hopes. And to remind you and me, that being curious is much more fun than to feet our prejudices. But of course - I can't do that alone. I need someone who is helping me...

Do you have a favorite?

Do you have a favorite?

you know: I have to work. and also I think the story of Anton he should tell us by himself. that's why I hete is not a really information page today, but: What is your favourite joke???

The big dreams of an Egyptian Girl. And ad one...

The big dreams of an Egyptian Girl. And ad one...

Yasmine is a teacher it's a school. But there she earns just around 150-200 €. This is not enough for her dreams. So she is also working in the bakery, and she gives private German lessons. I guess her life is real full. But despite of that she has big dreams. She told me that she since she is a girl wants...

This guy is not a typical Egyptian!

This guy is not a typical Egyptian!

We are talking about coffee and tea...but to be honest.... actually we talked about prejudices. There is no all Egyptians... We are all different. Of course, the national drink here is tea, but that doesn't mean, that all are drinking tea. I met vegans, animal lover and we'll English talking Egyptian. I...

Want to be an successful gold miner? Watch this!

Want to be an successful gold miner? Watch this!

I would say, people like Jay are really gold miners, because they understand that trash has a big value. Of course, you can be pissed off that everything around you is so dirty and that our environment is suffering from garbage. But being pissed off doesn't changed anything. So instead of being pissed off, just...

We are equal, do you see it?

We are equal, do you see it?

Today I visited my friend Fatma. She is a Bedouin Lady. The life of Bedouins is different from the life of the Egyptians. Her ancestors where a Nomad folk, she and her family still going sometimes for a couple of days in the desert and life the simple live without electricity, mobiles or cars. Okay, maybe with cars...