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14/04/2014

A Palestinian documentary, a Jordanian animation and a Syrian experimental short win the MADE in MED short film contestA Palestinian documentary, a Jordanian animation and a Syrian experimental short win the MADE in MED short film contest

The three winners will attend the Cannes Film Festival’s Short Film Corner

The winners are out for the second edition of the MADE in MED short film contest launched last year by the European Union’s Euromed Audiovisual programme. The jury -- made up of Tunisian director Mahmoud ben Mahmoud, Algerian distributor Hachemi...

Euromed Audiovisual News, Programme Activities, Jordan, Palestine, Syria

20/03/2014

Euromed Audiovisual launches unprecedented report on film and television in JordanEuromed Audiovisual launches unprecedented report on film and television in Jordan

This study is the fifth national report to be published as part of a project to collect and analyse data on the film and television sector

The European Union's Euromed Audiovisual III programme and the European Audiovisual Observatory have launched a new report on the film and audiovisual sector in Jordan. After four other reports on film and audiovisual in Egypt, Morocco, Lebanon,...

Euromed Audiovisual News, Programme Activities, Jordan

19/03/2014

Euromed Audiovisual at the Brussels Millenium Doc Film FestEuromed Audiovisual at the Brussels Millenium Doc Film Fest

Two documentaries and two transmedia projects supported by Euromed Audiovisual to take part in the festival from April 3 to 11

The Millenium International Documentary Film Festival, to be held in Brussels from April 3 to 11, will this year welcome several documentary films and filmmakers from the South Mediterranean region, in partnership with Euromed Audiovisual. On...

Grant Project Activities, Programme Activities, Euromed Audiovisual News

08/03/2014

Second edition of the MADE in MED short film contest now open!Second edition of the MADE in MED short film contest now open!

Submit your short film by March 28 for a chance to take part in the Cannes International Film Festival's Short Film Corner

After a successful first edition, the European Union's Euromed Audiovisual III programme is now launching the second edition of its MADE in MED short film contest. The contest aims to boost dialogue between the European Union and countries of the...

Euromed Audiovisual News, Programme Activities

05/03/2014

Palestinian audiovisual and film professionals gather in RamallahPalestinian audiovisual and film professionals gather in Ramallah

Recommendations for a regional financing mechanism, a report on the Palestinian audiovisual landscape and a workshop on film sales on the agenda

The European Union’s Euromed Audiovisual III programme brought together Palestinian audiovisual and film professionals in Ramallah on Wednesday to present recommendations for a new regional financing mechanism, a new report on the Palestinian...

Euromed Audiovisual News, Palestine, Programme Activities

04/02/2014

Future of Arab documentaries linked to funding, says expertFuture of Arab documentaries linked to funding, says expert

DOCmed director Jad Abi Khalil explains available funding for Arab documentary filmmakers

The future of documentaries in the Arab world depends heavily on funding resources, Lebanese documentary producer Jad Abi Khalil said during a seminar held on January 28 during the second Algiers European Film Days. "In this part of the world,...

Events and Festivals, Euromed Audiovisual News

26/01/2014

What future for documentaries in the Arab world?What future for documentaries in the Arab world?

Attend the conference on January 28 at 3 pm at the Algiers European Film Days

Euromed Audiovisual is to hold a conference on documentary production in the Arab world on Tuesday, January 28 at 3 pm at the Filmathèque Zinet in Algiers. The event is to be held on the fringe of the Algiers European Film Days, a festival...

Euromed Audiovisual News, Algeria, Grant Project Activities

10/12/2013

Dubai Film Market: Fishing for talentDubai Film Market: Fishing for talent

While the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) showcases completed Arab films, the accompanying Dubai Film Market (DFM) has been responsible for getting many of these titles into production in the first place, reports Liz Shackleton for...

Events and Festivals, Euromed Audiovisual News

26/11/2013

Khalil el Mozayen's Gaza 36mm screens in BeirutKhalil el Mozayen's Gaza 36mm screens in Beirut

"It made me think of Cinema Paradiso," one viewer says of the DOCmed documentary

Despite tension in the city after two recent bombings, on Thursday the Metropolis Empire Sofil in Achrafieh is brimming with festival-goers. Bouchra Chahine, the European Film Festival's organiser from the European Union Delegation to Lebanon, is...

Events and Festivals, Palestine, Lebanon, Euromed Audiovisual News

20/11/2013

Cinema: still the ultimate event in EuropeCinema: still the ultimate event in Europe

European distributors review new digital distribution channels at Europa Distribution's annual conference

Piracy, day-and date release, video-on-demand, children films for arthouse cinemas as well as the new distribution support by MEDIA were the key issues at Europa Distribution's annual conference in Estoril, held two weeks ago by the new manager...

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