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News Archive - 2012

 

::   9 December 2012   ::

"Sea Shadow" returns to the audience of the UAE capital, Abu Dhabi. Invited by AFLAM Club, the film will be screened on Wednesday 19 December 2012, at 7pm, in VOX Cinema Marina Mall. For more details please click here.


 

::   8 December 2012   ::

"Sea Shadow" will be screened in Jordan, as it's part of the Gulf Film Days in Amman, which is organized by the Royal Film Commission of Jordan in collaboration with the Gulf Film Festival, to be held from 17 to 20 December 2012. For more details please click here.


 

::   14 November 2012   ::

The audience in Egypt meets "Sea Shadow", as it's officially selected in the 35th edition of Cairo International Film Festival, which runs from 27 November to 6 December 2012. For more details please visit the festival's official website.


 

::   10 November 2012   ::

"Sea Shadow" will be screened in Vietnam, as it's officially selected in the 2nd edition of Hanoi International Film Festival, which runs from 25 to 29 November 2012. For more details please visit the festival's official website.


 

::   9 November 2012   ::

The audience in Tunisia meets "Sea Shadow", as it's officially selected in the 24th edition of Carthage Film Festival, which runs from 16 to 24 November 2012. For more details please visit the festival's official website.


 

::   3 November 2012   ::

"Sea Shadow" goes this time to India, as it's officially selected in the 18th edition of Kolkata International Film Festival, which runs from 10 to 17 November 2012. For more details please visit the festival's official website.


 

::   23 October 2012   ::

DePaul University in Chicago hosted Nawaf Al-Janahi today in an open discussion with its film students, talking about filmmaking in general, and "Sea Shadow" which they have seen in Chicago International Film Festival.


 

::   17 October 2012   ::

The audience in the USA capital meet "Sea Shadow" for the second time, as it is officially selected in the 17th edition of Arabian Sights Film Festival, which is held in Washington DC from 25 October to 4 November 2012. For more details please visit the festival's official website.


 

::   14 October 2012   ::

"Sea Shadow" will be screened in Brazil, as it is officially selected in the 36th edition of Sao Paulo International Film Festival, which runs from 19 October to 1 November 2012. For more details please visit the festival's official website.


 

::   11 October 2012   ::

"Sea Shadow" returns to USA again, as it is officially selected in the 48th edition of Chicago International Film Festival, which runs from 11 to 25 October 2012. For more details please visit the festival's official website.


 

::   8 October 2012   ::

Nawaf Al-Janahi returns to Abu Dhabi Film Festival this year as a jury member in the New Horizons competition for feature films. He will also be part of a panel discussion titled "The Beginnings: Experiences of Arab Filmmakers", with some of the the most important names in Arab cinema. For details please click here.


 

::   5 October 2012   ::

New York Film Academy in Abu Dhabi hosts Nawaf Al-Janahi in an open discussion with its students, on Wednesday 10 October 2012, at 2:30pm. Entry is open to the public, with priority to NYFA students. For details please click here.


 

::   1 October 2012   ::

Besides its global tour in film festivals, the most remarkable for an Emirati feature film to date, "Sea Shadow" meets the audience above the clouds, as it's included in October 2012 to the film library of Etihad Airways, Emirates Airlines, Fly Dubai, Oman Air, and Qatar Airways.


 

::   29 September 2012   ::

"Sea Shadow" will be screened in Lebanon, as it's officially selected in the 12th edition of Beirut International Film Festival, which runs from 3 to 11 October 2012.. For more details please visit the festival's official website.


 

::   19 September 2012   ::

Invited by Doha Film Institute, "Sea Shadow" will be screened in Japan, as it's part of the Arab Cinema Showcase of Qatar Week: Ferjaan in Tokyo, which will be held from 27 September to 1 October 2012.. For more details please click here.


 

::   16 September 2012   ::

"Sea Shadow" will be screened in France, as it's part of Imag'ima Arab Cinema Encounters. Organized by the Arab World Institute, the event will be held in Paris from 21 to 25 September 2012. For more details please visit the event's official website.


 

::   15 September 2012   ::

"Sea Shadow" will be screened in North Korea, as it is officially selected in the 13th edition of Pyongyang International Film Festival, which runs from 20 to 27 September 2012. For more details please visit the festival's official website.


 

::   3 September 2012   ::

"Sea Shadow" meets the audience in the USA capital, Washington DC, where it's officially selected in the 1st edition of UAE Film Festival. The event is organized by the UAE Embassy in USA, in partnership with the American University's School of Communication, and will be held on 12 and 13 September 2012. For more details please visit the festival's official website.


 

::   24 August 2012   ::

"The Circle" returns to the audience in UAE. Invited by New York University in Abu Dhabi, the film will be screened on Wednesday 5 September 2012, at 7pm. For more details please visit the university's official website.


 

::   21 June 2012   ::

"Sea Shadow" returns to Germany once again, as it is officially selected in the 30th edition of Munich International Film Festival, which runs from 29 June to 7 July 2012. For more details please visit the festival's official website.


 

::   17 June 2012   ::

"Sea Shadow" goes to Morocco for the first time, as it is officially selected in the 18th edition of the International Film Festival of Rabat, which runs from 22 to 30 June 2012. For more details please visit the festival's official website.


 

::   12 June 2012   ::

"Sea Shadow" will be screened in China for the first time, as it is officially selected in the 15th edition of Shanghai International Film Festival, which runs from 16 to 24 June 2012. For more details please visit the festival's official website.


 

::   1 June 2012   ::

The Saudi Arab Society for Culture and Arts is offering a 3-day workshop on Making a Short Film with Nawaf Al-Janahi. The workshop will be held in Riyadh from 9 to 11 June 2012. For more details and registration please click here.


 

::   30 May 2012   ::

As part of its cultural program, the Emirates Writers Union in Abu Dhabi is organizing a talk with Nawaf Al-Janahi on making films that crosses borders, and the turning points in Emirati and Gulf cinema in general. to be held in the National Theater on Monday 4 June 2012 at 7:30pm.


 

::   27 May 2012   ::

"Sea Shadow" goes to the Czech Republic, as it's officially selected in the 52nd edition of Zlin Film Festival, which runs from 27 May 3 June 2012. For more details please visit the festival's official website.


 

::   8 May 2012   ::

"Sea Shadow" continues its international tour going to the next stop, the Film Market at Cannes Film Festival. Under Fortissimo Films, its international distributor and sales agency, the film is scheduled for two screenings on 18 and 21 May 2012.


 

::   6 May 2012   ::

Abu Dhabi Film Commission invites Nawaf Al-Janahi to join its delegation to the 65th Cannes Film Festival running from 16 to 27 May 2012.


 

::   5 May 2012   ::

"Sea Shadow" meets the audience in Egypt for the first time, as it's officially invited by the Egyptian Film Critics Association for a screening at the Cinema Culture Center in Cairo, on Sunday 13 May 2012 at 7pm.


 

::   23 April 2012   ::

Nawaf Al-Janahi announced today at the opening of the 3rd edition of Zayed University Middle East Film Festival, the creation of the UAE National Film Library & Archive.


 

::   14 April 2012   ::

Accepting Nawaf Al-Janahi's invitation, Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed, UAE's Minister of Foreign Affairs, attended today the screening of "Sea Shadow" at the Gulf Film Festival.


 

::   5 April 2012   ::

"Sea Shadow" returns to UAE once again, as it's officially invited to the 5th edition of the Gulf Film Festival, which runs from 10 to 16 April 2012. For more details please visit the festival's official website.


 

::   1 April 2012   ::

The Capital Club Bahrain is organizing a discussion panel on film in the Gulf, with Nawaf Al-Janahi, Bassam Al-Thawadi and Ali Mustafa, to be held in Bahrain on 3 April 2012 at 7:30pm. For more details please click here.


 

::   19 March 2012   ::

"Sea Shadow" will be screened in Oman again, as it is officially selected in the 7th edition of Muscat International Film Festival, which runs from 24 to 31 March 2012. For more details please visit the festival's official website.


 

::   12 February 2012   ::

A new screenwriting competition for short films has been launched by New York Film Academy in Abu Dhabi and Abu Dhabi Film Commission, where the winning script will be turned into a short film by Nawaf Al-Janahi. For details please click here.


 

::   10 February 2012   ::

"Sea Shadow" will be screened in UAE again, as it is selected in the 2nd edition of the Heritage Film Festival, which runs from 22 to 25 February 2012. For more details please visit the festival's official website.


 

::   1 February 2012   ::

"Sea Shadow" goes to its next stop, the European Film Market. Under Fortissimo Films, its international distributor and sales agency, the film is scheduled for two screenings on 10 and 14 February 2012.


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