Egyptian-American independent filmmaker
Ahmed T. Ragheb is an independent filmmaker based in Pittsburgh, PA. He is originally from Cairo, Egypt. Ragheb writes and directs with his partner, filmmaker Lily Ekimian, whom he met in high school. Together they run an online arts publication, The Pittsburgher, and a film production company, Studio Ragheb. Ekimian & Ragheb have recently completed their feature debut, Portrait, an experimental documentary. They have produced and directed music videos for Daniel Knox and The Handsome Family, as well as a series of short films. Their work deals heavily with the concepts of identity and place, with a special emphasis on feminism, cultural dislocation, and domestic relationships.
  • Producer (5 Credits)
    I Had a Wonderful Time2021
    Experimental, Short
    Tales of the Marvelous and News of the Strange2021
    Experimental, Short
    The Sailor2021
    Experimental, Short
    Four Dreams, as Recalled at Dawn, in Pittsburgh, PA2020
    Short
    Portrait2020
    Documentary, Feature
  • Director (5 Credits)
    I Had a Wonderful Time2021
    Experimental, Short
    Tales of the Marvelous and News of the Strange2021
    Experimental, Short
    The Sailor2021
    Experimental, Short
    Four Dreams, as Recalled at Dawn, in Pittsburgh, PA2020
    Short
    Portrait2020
    Documentary, Feature
  • Writer (3 Credits)
    Tales of the Marvelous and News of the Strange2021
    Experimental, Short
    The Sailor2021
    Experimental, Short
    Four Dreams, as Recalled at Dawn, in Pittsburgh, PA2020
    Short
  • Acting (2 Credits)
    Tales of the Marvelous and News of the Strange2021
    Experimental, Short
    Four Dreams, as Recalled at Dawn, in Pittsburgh, PA2020
    Short
College
George Washington University
Political Science
20162018
High School
Cairo American College
20062014
Birth Date
February 22, 1996
Birth City
Cairo
Current City
Pittsburgh
Hometown
Cairo
Gender
Male
Egyptian-American independent filmmaker