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21-23 NOV 2019
Dubai Studio city – SOUND STAGES

12:30 PM

FROM DIGITAL TO CREATING AN ARTIST CAREER

ABDULRAHMAN ALMREASY, QANAWAT & Rami Zeidan, TikTok (Arabic)

2:00 PM

MAKR SHORT FILM SCREENING + Q&A

MOHAMMED AHMED, LEAD ACTOR

3:00 PM

I AM YAZIDI SCREENING + Q&A

PEGAH GHAEMI, FILMMAKER

4:00 PM

GOD CHILDREN SCREENING + Q&A

RESHEL SHAH KAPOOR, FILMMAKER

5:30 PM

POWER OF VIDEO TECHNOLOGY: JOIN THE SCREENING TO DISCUSS HOW TECHNOLOGY ENHANCES VIDEO-INTERACTIVITY + Q&A

FABIAN DAGOSTIN – CEO, STREET LIFE

6:30 PM

Convergence of Media – Why the Middle East deserves to have its stories told

In Conversation with Regional Industry Leaders

7:30 PM

EMIRATI CINEMA IN FOCUS: MUSK (UAE CINEMA)

PRESENTED BY CINEMA AKIL

9:30 PM

EMIRATI CINEMA IN CONVERSATION WITH MOHAMMED AL HAMMADI

PRESENTED BY CINEMA AKIL

10:00 PM

LATE NIGHT HORROR: DACHRA (GULF PREMIERE, TUNISIA)

PRESENTED BY CINEMA AKIL

12:00 PM

DANTDM PRESENTS: THE CONTEST SCREENING + Q&A

TOM GREENWOOD MEARS, PRODUCER

2:00 PM

AMALI SCREENING + Q&A

MIGUEL ASTUDILLO, DIRECTOR

3:00 PM

NIGHTMARE OF GAZA EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW + Q&A

FARAH NABULSI, FILMMAKER

4:00 PM

AFS SHORT FILMS SCREENING + Q&A

IMAGE NATION

5:00 PM

TWISTED BLUES SCREENING + Q&A

FILMMAKER, JAC MULDER

7:00 PM

YOU WILL DIE AT 20 (GULF PREMIERE, SUDAN)

PRESENTED BY CINEMA AKIL

9:00 PM

PAST & PRESENT DIALOGUE WITH YOUSIF IBRAHIM & ISLAM MUBARAK

PRESENTED BY CINEMA AKIL

10:00 PM

CLASSIC NIGHT: CAIRO STATION (EGYPT)

PRESENTED BY CINEMA AKIL

12:00 PM

NOUM EL DEEK FILM SCREENING + Q&A

SEIF ABDALLA, FILMMAKER

2:00 PM

FEMALE LENS: THE DAY I LOST MY SHADOW (SYRIA)

PRESENTED BY CINEMA AKIL

4:00 PM

CONTEMPORARY CLASSIC: WEST BEIRUT

PRESENTED BY CINEMA AKIL

6:00 PM

SHORT FILMS + Q&A WITH PRODUCER, SERINE GHARIBIAN

PRESENTED BY THE 48 HOUR FILM PROJECT

7:00 PM

BREAKING THROUGH THE GATES: A CONVERSATION WITH SPIKE LEE (ONLY WITH INDUSTRY ARENA PASS)

MODERATOR: WILLIAM MULLALLY – WRITER & FILM CRITIC

8:00 PM

THE PURSUIT OF GREATNESS SCREENING