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We'd like to welcome you to the official website of actor and film director Nawaf Al Janahi. This website is designed to be the main source of information about him and his work. Here you can find his latest news, and get a closer look at his films.


Latest News


::   19 April 2017   ::

Nawaf Al Janahi's project "Black Box Cinema" returns for a fourth edition to Abu Dhabi International Book Fair, which will be held from 26 April to 2 May 2017. The program this year will present 18 short films from the UAE and the Arab world. For more information click here.


::   15 February 2017   ::

"Sea Shadow" returns to the audience in the UAE once again, as it will open the 4th edition of the World of Women Film Fair, running from 3 to 8 March 2017. For more information click here.


::   1 December 2016   ::

Invited by Cinematheque de Tanger, "Sea Shadow" goes back to Morocco once again. The film is selected in a special program about Arab directors that will tour different small cities across the country during December 2016 to bring cinema where it doesn't exist. For more information click here.

Previous Highlights


::   1 April 2016   ::

Nawaf Al Janahi announced on Facebook and Twitter that he has written a feature film called "Blackness", an Egyptian story about revenge.


::   15 October 2015   ::

Nawaf Al Janahi is a jury member of the main feature film competition in the 51st edition of Chicago International Film Festival, which runs from 15 to 29 October 2015. For more information click here.


::   8 December 2013   ::

"Sea Shadow" is a best seller in Virgin UAE for more than two months.


::   1 December 2011   ::

"Sea Shadow" enters today its 3rd week in cinemas in UAE and across the Gulf. Competing with Hollywood blockbusters, the film had a unique wide attendance from multi-national audience, reaching in its first week the 2nd place in the top 5 movies in UAE, the biggest cinema market in the Arab world.

Sea Shadow



:: "Smashes stereotypes of UAE" - Essam Zakaria (film critic, Egypt)


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Most visitors in April 2017 came from the following countries:


1- | UAE

2- | Oman

3- | USA

4- | Indonesia

5- | China

6- | India

7- | Egypt




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