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an Egyptian descended from the ancient Egyptians

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a member of the Coptic Church

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Copti himself conducted a masterclass and workshop on non-conventional improvisational filmmaking techniques at the event.
ISTANBUL, Apr 18, 2010 (TUR) -- The film "Ajami" directed by Palestinian Scandar Copti and Israeli Yaron Shani was given Council of Europe Film Award at 29th International Istanbul Film Festival.
Ajami is co-directed by both a Palestinian and an Israeli director, Scandar Copti and Yaron Shani.
Copti made it clear that he has no regrets about his remarks on Channel 2 news that he does not represent the State of Israel and cannot represent a state that does not represent him.
But consider these excerpts from an interview with Copti in al-Jazeera in September 2009:
The makers of the film find themselves in a real life drama when one of the producers Tony Copti, and his brother were arrested, beaten and later released without charge.
As part of Discoveries, films shown in Sofia will include Let The Right One In by Tomas Alfredson, Ajami by Scandar Copti and Yaron Shani, The Other Bank by George Ovashvili and I Killed my Mother by Xavier Dolan.
Written and directed by Scandar Copti, an Israeli Arab who grew up in Jaffa, and Yaron Shani, an Israeli Jew, Ajami is a true urban crime drama.
The longstanding Sutherland Trophy for a debut feature went to Israeli Yaron Shani and Palestinian Scandar Copti and their movie "Ajami," a crime drama set on the streets of a tough Jaffa neighborhood rife with ethnic tension.
Locally the team will include Arab documentary and short films expert Mohamed Maklouf, serving as the festival's regional programmes advisor, and award-winning Palestinian filmmaker Scandar Copti serving as community outreach programmer.
They established 170 elementary schools with 11,312 pupils, 25 boarding and high schools with 4,576 pupils, 3 colleges or seminaries with 687 pupils, 4 hospitals with a 3,586 patient capacity, 10 clinics, while the Copti c church had 62 organized congregations.
Instituto di papirologia dell'universita degli studi de Milano, Studi Copti 2 (Milan: Instituto Ecitoriale Cisalpino, 1968-70).
Scandar Copti, head of DFI Education commented: "The 'Harrer, Harrer' programme is part of a movement that supports voices from the Arab world and offers them a platform to tell their stories in a free and safe environment.
The Doha Tribeca Film Festival stands for storytelling rooted in our region and creating opportunity for Arab filmmakers to excel in the realm of filmmaking", said Scandar Copti.
The 2010 programming team led by Amanda Palmer expanded this year to include Arab programmers, Oscar-nominated Palestinian filmmaker Scandar Copti and Lebanese programmer Hania Mroue.