Tarek El-Telmissany

About Tarek El-Telmissany

Birth Day: April 22, 1950
Birth Place: Cairo, Egypt

Tarek El-Telmissany

Tarek El-Telmissany was born on April 22, 1950 in Cairo, Egypt. One of Egypt's most famous cinematographers, he became known mostly for working on documentaries.
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Currently, Tarek El-Telmissany is 74 years, 1 months and 28 days old. Tarek El-Telmissany will celebrate 75rd birthday on a Tuesday 22nd of April 2025. Below we countdown to Tarek El-Telmissany upcoming birthday.

Popular As Tarek El-Telmissany
Occupation Photographer
Age 74 years old
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Born April 22, 1950 (Cairo, Egypt)
Birthday April 22
Town/City Cairo, Egypt
Nationality Egypt

🌙 Zodiac

Tarek El-Telmissany’s zodiac sign is Taurus. According to astrologers, Taurus is practical and well-grounded, the sign harvests the fruits of labor. They feel the need to always be surrounded by love and beauty, turned to the material world, hedonism, and physical pleasures. People born with their Sun in Taurus are sensual and tactile, considering touch and taste the most important of all senses. Stable and conservative, this is one of the most reliable signs of the zodiac, ready to endure and stick to their choices until they reach the point of personal satisfaction.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Tarek El-Telmissany was born in the Year of the Tiger. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Tiger are authoritative, self-possessed, have strong leadership qualities, are charming, ambitious, courageous, warm-hearted, highly seductive, moody, intense, and they’re ready to pounce at any time. Compatible with Horse or Dog.


One of Egypt's most famous cinematographers, he became known mostly for working on documentaries.

Before Fame

He became Director of Photography for his first feature in 1983, Kharaga Wa lam Ya'od.


He has received a number of awards from Cairo International Film Festival, M-NET festival in South Africa and Mediterranean Countries Festival.

Family Life

His father Hassan was also a Cinematographer.

Associated With

He worked in the same field as famous American Director of Photography Roger Deakins.

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