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News Archive - 2008

 

::   9 December 2008   ::

Buy your tickets for the screenings of 'Hammer and Nails', during the 5th edition of Dubai International Film Festival. This animation short, which is based on an idea by Al-Janahi and directed by Hamad Al-Awar, shows how nails try to survive in the world of one strong hammer.


 

::   1 December 2008   ::

'Mirrors of Silence' by Emirati film director Nawaf Al-Janahi will be screened in Egypt for the second time, as it was officially selected at Cairo Independent Film Festival, which will be held from 2 to 4 December 2008.

 


 

::   27 October 2008    ::

Dubai's audience are promised a new screening for 'Mirrors of Silence' by Emirati film director Nawaf Al-Janahi. Invited by The Third Line art gallery, the film will be screened on 26 November 2008 as part of a film screening night organized by the gallery under the title of Laila Emaratya (Emirati Night). The screening starts at 7pm at the gallery in Dubai. Admission is free, and the invitation is open. For more details please visit the official website of the art gallery:

www.thethirdline.com


 

::   18 September 2008   ::

'Mirrors of Silence' by Emirati film director Nawaf Al-Janahi is still continuing its successful tour around the world. The acclaimed film will be screened in Lebanon for the first time as it was selected in the official short film competition of Beirut International Film Festival, which will be held from 1 to 8 October 2008. For more details please visit the official website of the festival.


 

::   22 August 2008   ::

'Mirrors of Silence' by Emirati film director Nawaf Al-Janahi is still continuing its successful tour around the world. The acclaimed film will be screened internationally in three countries in the period between August and October 2008, as it was selected in the official short film competition in Washougal International Film Festival (USA), Salento International Film Festival (Italy), and Beirut International Film Festival (Lebanon).


 

::   16 August 2008   ::

'Mirrors of Silence' by Emirati film director Nawaf Al-Janahi will be screened in USA for the first time, as it was officially selected in Washougal International Film Festival, which will be held in the city of Washougal from 20 to 23 August 2008. For more details please visit the official website of the festival at the following link:

www.washougalfilmfest.org


 

::   8 August 2008   ::

Watch out for the performance of 'Alghawi' by Mohamed Alhammadi in the Dubai Festival for Youth Theater 2008. In the stage play, Nawaf Al-Janahi is a young man torn in a struggle between moralities, and selling one's self in the time of hunger. The performance will take place on 18 August 2008, at 9pm, at the Culture & Scientific Association in Al Mamzar (Dubai).


 

::   4 August 2008   ::

'Mirrors of Silence' by Emirati film director Nawaf Al-Janahi, will be screened in Canada for the first time as it was selected for the MuslimFest Film Festival. The screening will be held on 9 August 2008 at 21:00 (Canada time) at the Mississauga City Centre Square. Admission is free and open to the public.


 

::   14 June 2008   ::

After the successful screening at the Saudi Film Competition which was held in Dammam city, Nawaf Al-Janahi films ('Mirrors of Silence', 'Souls', and 'On a Road') are hosted for another screening in Riyadh by the Saudi Arab Society for Culture & Arts. The screening will be on 25 June 2008 at 20:00 (KSA). Admission is free and open to the public.


 

::   6 June 2008   ::

'Mirrors of Silence' by Emirati film director Nawaf Al-Janahi will be screened in Algeria for the second time, as it was selected in the official short film competition representing the UAE at the 2nd edition of The International Arab Film Festival of Oran, which will be held in the city of Oran from 26 June to 3 July 2008. For more details please visit the official website of the festival at the following link:

www.cinearabfestival.org


 

::   3 June 2008   ::

Emirati director Nawaf Al-Janahiís 'On a Road' is part of "Dubai Next: Face of the 21st Century Culture" art exhibition, which is organized by Dubai Culture & Arts Authority, and to be held at the Vitra Design Museum in Germany , concurrent with the 39th Art Basel.


 

::   30 May 2008   ::

'On a Road' and 'Souls' by Emirati film director Nawaf Al-Janahi participate in Festival 08: East Speaks, Here. The festival encourages the audience to take part in the online voting process. For more details please visit the official website of the festival.


 

::   29 May 2008   ::

Author Mustafa Saeed writes about 'Mirrors of Silence' by Emirati director Nawaf Al-Janahi. Click here to read the review (in Arabic).


 

::   11 May 2008   ::

Fans of Emirati actor and film director Nawaf Al-Janahi are promised a new opportunity to watch three of his films: 'Mirrors of Silence', 'Souls', and 'On a Road'. The films will be presented to the audience in a screening entitled "Director in the Spotlight" hosted by the first edition of Saudi Film Competition which will be held in Al-Dammam city from 20 to 24 May 2008.


 

::   7 April 2008   ::

Nawaf Al-Janahi participates in two new films at the Gulf Film Festival 2008. The first is Ahmed Zain's 'Sea Shells', in which Al-Janahi plays Hamad, a young man who fears the sea. The second is 'Hammer and Nails', an animation short based on an idea by Al-Janahi, and directed by Hamad Al-Awar.


 

::   20 February 2008   ::

Invited by The Scene Club, Emirati film director Nawaf Al-Janahi's 'Mirrors of Silence' will be screened on 27 February 2008 as part of a film screening night organized by the club under the title of Emirati Night. The screening starts at 7pm at the theater of the Dubai Community Theater and Art Center at Mall of the Emirates.


 

::   17 January 2008   ::

Two new screenings in UAE & Kuwait for 'Mirrors of Silence'. Al-Janahi is participating with the film in the inaugural edition of Prerana Film Festival which will be held in the Sharjah Institute for Theatrical Art from 24 to 25 January 2008. In Kuwait, invited by Kuwait Cinema Club, the film will be screened at Al-Shaab film theater in "A Week of Films from the Gulf", an event organized by the club in the period from 3 to 7 February 2008 as part of Al-Arabi Magazine's 50th anniversary celebration.


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