DUBAI – Wayne Borg, Chief Commercial Officer at Abu Dhabi media and production hub twofour54 is leaving his post after six years during which the former Universal exec expanded the scope of the…
ROME - U.S.-based directorial duo Daniel Garcia and Rania Attieh ("OK, Enough, Goodbye") are among winners of the second edition of the Venice Film Festival's Biennale College initiative, which will…
Though it's really tough for directors in the Gulf and the Arab world at large to get their movies made, efforts to build a film industry in the region are gradually becoming more collective and…
The fourth Abu Dhabi Media Summit has set "Leveraging the Digital Age" as its theme, with speakers from Twitter, Payleven, edX, Walt Disney International, Viacom, Discovery Networks International…
The sixth edition of the Abu Dhabi Film Festival concluded Friday with a streamlined awards ceremony that saw the Venice preemed "Araf -- Somewhere In Between," by Turkish helmer Yesim Ustaglu, nab…
Abu Dhabi offers regional and global filmmakers a showcase
With Bill Gates and Ari Emanuel among the headline acts, the Abu Dhabi Media Summit is aiming to consolidate its status as a heavy-hitting global gabfest after moving to a new October date.
The Abu Dhabi Film Festival will feature a rich roster of entries from emerging and established Arab filmmakers, comprising seven world preems from the Middle East, unspooling alongside hot…
LONDON -- The Abu Dhabi Film Festival has tapped Ali Al Jabri as director. This follows the departure of Peter Scarlet, as first reported on Variety.com on Aug. 2.
There are unconfirmed rumors that Peter Scarlet has exited his role as Abu Dhabi Film Festival executive director, though fest honchos were not available for comment.
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