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News Archive - 2009

 

::   18 December 2009   ::

Actor and film director Nawaf Al-Janahi received the Most Promising Emirati Filmmaker award at Dubai International Film Festival 2009. This award is in recognition of Al-Janahi's overall work as a film director. Masoud Amralla, the Artistic Director of the festival, commented: "Nawaf is an intelligent film director, and has contributed from the beginning in creating and supporting the Emirati film movement .. he deserves the award."


 

::   3 December 2009   ::

Buy your tickets for the screenings of 'The Circle' by Emirati film director Nawaf Al-Janahi, during the 6th edition of Dubai International Film Festival, running in Dubai from 9 to 16 December 2009. For more details please visit the official website of the festival. Reserve your seats now.


 

::   1 December 2009    ::

In its December 09 issue, Etihad Airways inflight magazine features Nawaf Al-Janahi. Read it now in the Press page.

 


 

::   15 November 2009   ::

Actor and film director Nawaf Al-Janahi is on the jury of a film competition launched by the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Community Development, as part of the celebrations of the 38th national day of the UAE. For more details please visit the official website of the ministry.

 


 

::   1 November 2009   ::

Due to the constant requests by the fans, and after a successful global tour to over 22 international film festivals, Emirati film director Nawaf Al-Janahi presents his film 'Mirrors of Silence' through his official website as of today 1 November 2009.


 

::   1 October 2009   ::

The Circle Conference hosts Emirati film director Nawaf Al-Janahi in its upcoming edition in Abu Dhabi from 9 to 11 October 2009. Al-Janahi was invited to participate as a guest speaker in the "Crossing Over" panel. For more details please visit the official website of the conference.


 

::   1 July 2009   ::

'The Circle' will be screened in Algeria for the first time, as it was selected in the official feature film competition of the 3rd edition of The International Arab Film Festival of Oran, which will be held from 23 to 30 July 2009. For more details please visit the official website of the festival.


 

::   28 June 2009   ::

A new interview by Amina Aljassmi with Nawaf Al-Janahi on today's Al-Bayan newspaper. Read it now (in Arabic) in the Press page.


 

::   30 May 2009   ::

Scriptwriter and  journalist Ibrahim Al-Mulla (UAE), and film critics Nadeem Jarjoura (Lebanon) and Fahad Alestaa (Saudi Arabia), write about 'The Circle' by Emirati film director Nawaf Al-Janahi. To read the reviews please visit the Press page.


 

::   24 May 2009   ::

The UAE University hosted today film director Nawaf Al-Janahi in an open meeting with the students of the Film Studies department. Al-Janahi's short films 'Souls' and 'Mirrors of Silence' were screened, and the discussion focused on the various aspects of the filmmaking process, and the Emirati cinema in general.


 

::   7 May 2009   ::

Film critics Mohammed Rouda and Khalid Rabeei write about 'The Circle' by Emirati film director Nawaf Al-Janahi. To read the reviews please visit the Press page.


 

::   20 April 2009   ::

Invited by UAE University in Al-Ain, and as part of an honorary night for the Emirati Cinema, Nawaf Al-Janahi's 'Mirrors of Silence' and three other films ('Bint Alnotkitha' by Khalid Al-Mahmood, 'Door' by Waleed Al-Shehhi, and 'Tenbak' by Abdullah Hasan Ahmed) will be screened on 28 April 2009 as part of the Literature and Arts Festival organized by the Academic Integration Network.


 

::   7 April 2009   ::

The audience is invited to attend the world premiere of Nawaf Al-Janahi's new film "The Circle" at the second edition of the Gulf Film Festival, which will be held in Dubai from 9 to 15 April 2009.


 

::   5 April 2009   ::

Heading to Festival No.22 in its global tour, 'Mirrors of Silence' by Nawaf Al-Janahi will be screened in Morocco for the first time, as it was selected in the official short film competition of Mohammedia International Short Film Festival, which will be held from 24 to 26 April 2009. For more details please visit the official website of the festival.


 

::   31 March 2009   ::

'The Circle' is the newest film by Emirati film director Nawaf Al-Janahi. It is his first feature length film after producing and directing four short films. The film is the first feature fiction production by MBC Group, and it was shot in Dubai and Abu Dhabi.


 

::   27 February 2009   ::

Invited by Ras Al-Khaimah Women's College, Nawaf Al-Janahi's 'Mirrors of Silence' will be screened on 5 March 2009 as part of "Expressions" festival organized by the college.


 

::   14 February 2009   ::

Representing the UAE, 'Mirrors of Silence' by Nawaf Al-Janahi is heading to festival No.21 on its successful global tour. The acclaimed film will be screened in South Africa for the first time as it was selected in the official short film competition of Cape Winelands Film Festival, which will be held from 20 to 29 March 2009. For more details please visit the official website of the festival .


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