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Calling for SANAD Applications for Arab Filmmakers

July 1 is the deadline to apply for SANAD development and post-production grants

SANAD is the Development and Post-Production Fund of the Abu Dhabi Film Festival (ADFF). SANAD provides talented filmmakers from the Arab world with meaningful support from within the region towards the development or completion of their...



Call for proposals MEDIA Mundus 2012Call for proposals MEDIA Mundus 2012

South Mediterranean countries are invited to participate in the call for proposals MEDIA Mundus for the year 2012. The call has been launched for actions taking place between the 01/02/2012 and 31/03/2013, in the fields of training, market...



Call for strategic projects under CBC Italy-Tunisia

Trans-frontier cooperation Italy-Tunisia

The EU-funded Cross-Border Cooperation (CBC) Italy-Tunisia programme has officially launched a call for strategic projects for a budget of €9.1 million. This call will focus on, inter alia, promoting natural and cultural heritage, as a...

Opportunities, Tunisia


Cinemed: Development Grant Submissions Open Until July 8

Mediterranean Film Festival of Montpellier

The Mediterranean Film Festival of Montpellier has awarded a 'Development Grant' since 1991 for projects for full-length fiction films. Projects can be submitted by: • experienced directors who have made at least one short fiction film • the...



Bridging Cultures. Meeting Minds

Dubai International Film Festival, December 7-14 2011/ Submission is open now

Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) welcomes submissions from all around the world. In addition to the large selection of Arab cinema, the festival’s programme is varied, diverse and equally inclusive of films originating from countries with...

Opportunities, Events and Festivals


Baghdad International Film Festival announces Call for entriesBaghdad International Film Festival announces Call for entries

Give exposure to emerging Arab filmmaking talents

The 3rd edition of Baghdad International Film Festival (BIFF) which is scheduled to take place from October 3-6 , 2011, in Baghdad , has launched its call for entries. As per the festival's press release, the Festival is "looking for shorts,...



Meditalents: call for projects

Trans-Mediterranean Francophone Film Workshop

MEDITALENTS is an annual Trans-Mediterranean Francophone Film Workshop open to directors/screenwriters. Read the full article (in French) here.



Royal Film Commission: Call for Application

Rawi Screenwriters’ Lab

The Royal Film Commission - Jordan, in consultation with the Sundance Institute, welcome applications to the seventh round of Rawi Screenwriters’ Lab. The Lab will take place this fall, October 30th – November 3rd 2011, and will be held in Wadi...

Opportunities, Jordan


The Arab Fund for Arts and Culture launches an open call for proposals

Open to individuals and organizations working in the cultural and artistic spheres

The Arab Fund for Arts and Culture (AFAC) is launching an open call for proposals for its general grant until May13th 2011, in the categories Literature, Visual Arts and Performing Arts. Moreover, AFAC is launching a second open call for...



Call for applications for technical assistance missions: Strengthening the Governance of Culture in Developing CountriesCall for applications for technical assistance missions: Strengthening the Governance of Culture in Developing Countries

Egypt, Jordan, Syria and Tunisia are invited to apply for the international call for applications for technical assistance missions launched by UNESCO in the framework of a project funded by the European Union, aimed at strengthening the system...