- Born on the 25th of January has been awarded " Independent Fund Film Award" From " Independent Arts Season Festival " - Cairo - December 2012. Also, The editor Nadia Hassan awarded " Editing Award " from the same Festival .
- Born on the 25th of January has been selected for the 7th International Documentary Film Festival of Mexico City (DocsDF) " 8-18 November 2012 " , Also for CINEDAYS festival of European Film in Skopje, Macedonia "15-25 November 2012 " .The director Ahmed Rashwan will attend the both festivals and discuss his film with audience,
- Born on the 25th of January was screened in Alexandria Film Festival - September 2012
- Born on the 25th of January has been selected for 12th Osian's-Cinefan Festival of Indian, Asian, & Arab Cinema - New Delhi "27th July - 5th August 2012" , Also selected for 7 Mostra Mundo Arabe de Cinema - July 2012- Brazil.
- Born on the 25th of January has been selected for DOC.FEST Munich International Documentary Film Festival - Germany - May 2012.
- Born on the 25th of January has been awarded "The best artistic partnership" to the director Ahmed Rashwan at Luxor African Film Festival (21-28 Feb. 2012) , Rashwan dedicated the prize to all who took part in revolution and the martyrs who lost their lives and declared that the revolution is going on and will success.
- Born on the 25th of January has been selected for the official competition at Sousse international film festival for childhood and Youth - Tunisia - 25th March - 1st April 2012.