The Venice Film Market's Final Cut in Venice workshop, which provides support and partnership opportunities to films from Africa and the Arab world, has partnered with Cairo and Abu Dhabi-based…
The Abu Dhabi Film Festival’s Sanad fund is opening up to Arab-themed projects by non-Arab directors and producers in a move that may help establish more of a bridge between film industries in the…
The Abu Dhabi Film Festival Sanad fund for films by Arab directors in either development or post has announced the nine projects that have made the cut for its second 2014 cycle. They include a…
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The Abu Dhabu Film Festival’s SANAD film fund, a key Arab cinema driver, has announced the first cycle of grants for 2014 to support the development and post-production of highly selected projects…
The Abu Dhabi Film Festival has announced the second cycle of the Sanad Fund grant recipients for 2013, and eight Arab filmmakers will receive post-production and development grants for their…
The Abu Dhabi Film Festival has unveiled its lineup featuring a wide range of works from emerging and established Arab filmmakers, comprising nine world preems from the Middle East unspooling…
Mais Darwazah's documentary is a moving, intensely personal essay on her experience as a second-generation Palestinian making her first trip to the homeland.
The Arab world's film festival landscape is undergoing changes, partly due to the disruptive impact of post-Arab Spring turmoil in such countries as Egypt but mostly prompted by a concerted effort…
Abu Dhabi offers regional and global filmmakers a showcase
A doc that flips storytelling and Mideast-Arab cliches on their heads, while weaving an irresistible mood of amused melancholy.
Faouzi Bensaidi's neo-noir heist movie "Death for Sale" is Morocco's entry for the foreign-language Academy Award.