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Mohamed Alborno

Cairo, Cairo, Egypt

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Overview

  • 34 Positive References
  • Fluent in Arabic, English; learning Turkish
  • 35, Male
  • Member since 2008
  • Film making, startups, web!
  • Filmmaking, Bachelor of Science in C...
  • From Cairo, Cairo Governorate, Egypt
  • Profile 100% complete

About Me

CURRENT MISSION
Updated mission: to enjoy time with my mother and help her fight her liver disease.
To finish my first documentary about creating a new country! A country that will inspire people of the world and based on what people want!
Check my video on: www.newcountry.org

ABOUT ME

Would always support new ideas or projects, so if you have this thing you always wanted to do in life message me, I know how this can be it took me 8 years to file for a patent for an idea that I had, I love adventure and adore travelling and making films that inspire.

PHILOSOPHY

Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.

Why I'm on Couchsurfing

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

I need to update my profile :)
It started when I met 2 couchsurfers in Dublin in 2003 and heard about Hidalgo who visiting all the open source companies while couch surfing, that was up untill I surfed Joe's couch in Bath, UK, was a great experience.

Interests

Film making!
Discovering and exploring.

Archery, Squash, Horseback riding, books, collecting books signed by their authors:
It's a Sharable Life!
The Pharaohs code
Seashells of the Egyptian Redsea
By Monet
Buyology
Thinking Palestine

Looking forward to reading this and getting it signed: Sacred Economics

Music, Movies & Books

- The Alchemist
- 101 To dos before you die
- Blink
- The Tipping Point
- Think and Grow Rich (don't judge a book by it's cover!)

Movies:
Pursuit of Happyness, Brave heart,The Bucket List, Yes Man, Forrest Gump, Spiderman, XMen, The Jumper, Shawshank Redemption, Devil Wears Prada, Amelie, Spanglish, Ironman, The Terminal

Heroes Show
Father and Son (that's the one I appear in (for a few seconds) :))

Music (almost everything!)

- How to save a life
- Jump
- I see you when you get there
- Beat it
- Rihanna's
- I'm with you
- When you are gone
- When I'm gone
- Classical music like: Pachelbel's Canon

One Amazing Thing I've Done

Experiencing the Egyptian revolution and kind of taking part in history! (thanks to a couchsurfing friend JENNFRANCES888 for the inspiration to write this down)
- Touring Ireland and doing the Ring of Kerry with a stranger!

Teach, Learn, Share

Great idea, I can teach:
Public Speaking as I'm the president of the Cairo Toastmasters Club
Social media marketing, Offical XING seminar
Basic Arabic
Basic English and French
Marketing Basics, PR
Success team (Barbara Sher's Refuse to Choose)
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Want to learn and practice:
Screen writing, movie editing, sky diving,

What I Can Share With Hosts

I'm respectable, positive and fun (depends on your mood :)).

I have a sleeping bag in my old office, and might have a place with my parents apartment.

I would appreciate if you can cook a dish from your home country! :)

Countries I've Visited

France, Ireland, Jordan, Monaco, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Switzerland, Turkey, United Arab Emirates

Countries I've Lived In

Canada, Egypt, Ireland, United Kingdom, United States

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