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News Archive - 2015

 

::   21 November 2015   ::

Invited by Arab Casting, Nawaf Al Janahi visited the show in Beirut, and gave a talk to the participants about acting and the relationship between the actor and the director (click here to watch Al Nahar TV's report).


 

::   16 November 2015   ::

"Sea Shadow" returns to the audience in the UAE once again. Invited this time by Paris-Sorbonne University in Abu Dhabi, the film will be screened in the auditorium on Tuesday 24 November 2015, at 18:30. For more details please click here.


 

::   8 November 2015   ::

Two film events invite Nawaf Al Janahi as a guest speaker: a discussion following the screening of Shadi Abdel Salam's "The Mummy: The Night of Counting the Years", organized by Durub Al Tawaya in Manarat Al Saadiyat (Tuesday 10 November 2015, at 19:00), and a panel discussion on adapting a novel into film, organized by Nobel Friends Club in Sharjah International Book Fair (Wednesday 11 November 2015, at 20:30).


 

::   27 October 2015   ::

Nawaf Al Janahi sent a formal request to Final Draft Inc. urging it to Arabize its software. "There is a huge amount of film and TV work in the Arab world that is either forced to use the software in English, or written in Arabic using regular text programs. This is a much needed step today, and a leading name such as Final Draft can make it happen flawlessly," Al Janahi commented.


 

::   27 October 2015   ::

Celebrating opening its first stores in the Arab world, Apple hosts Nawaf Al Janahi to talk about the emerging film movement in the UAE, his creative journey, and his campaign to support Emirati cinema. The event will take place in Apple Store Mall of the Emirates (Dubai, UAE) on Thursday 26 November 2015 at 19:00. To RSVP click here.


 

::   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.


 

::   7 September 2015   ::

Watch the latest interview with Nawaf Al Janahi on MBC: part 1, part 2, part 3.


 

::   1 August 2015   ::

Invited by Sajaya Young Ladies of Sharjah, Nawaf Al Janahi speaks about Emirati cinema at Kalba branch on 5 August 2015, and at Sharjah branch on 12 August 2015.


 

::   4 July 2015   ::

The Space Abu Dhabi is hosting a 3-day workshop on the craft of film directing with Nawaf Al Janahi, to be held in August 2015. For more information and registration click here.


 

::   3 June 2015   ::

Zawya Art House Cinema brings "Sea Shadow" to the audience in Egypt once again, on Sunday 7 June 2015 at 19:30. For more information click here.


 

::   24 May 2015   ::

Invited by Abdul Hameed Shoman Foundation, "Sea Shadow" returns to the audience in Jordan. Selected to open the "Emirati Film Nights", the film will be screened in the Rainbow Art House Theater on Sunday 31 May 2015. For more details please click here.


 

::   1 May 2015   ::

Nawaf Al Janahi's project "Black Box Cinema" returns to Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (7-13 May 2015) for the second time. The program will present 14 short films, from the UAE and the Arab world, plus free workshops and talks by industry professionals. For more information click here.


 

::   16 April 2015   ::

Nawaf Al-Janahi was selected a jury member for The Smovies, a new film competition organized by BrandMoxie. For more information click here.


 

::   11 April 2015   ::

Few days after its release on iTunes,  "Sea Shadow" reaches second place in romance films chart, and sixth place in Drama films chart.


 

::   7 April 2015   ::

Front Row Filmed Entertainment releases Nawaf Al Janahi's  "Sea Shadow" on iTunes.


 

::   14 March 2015   ::

Nawaf Al Janahi's "Mirrors of Silence" travels to the audience in Germany, as it is selected in the International Short Film Week, running from 18 to 25 March 2015 in the city of Regensburg. For more information click here.


 

::   12 March 2015   ::

Nawaf Al Janahi's last short film "Mirrors of Silence" returns to the big screen, as it is selected in Cinema Akil Outbox Short Film Festival, taking place in the city of Dubai from 16 to 22 March 2015. For more information click here.


 

::   2 March 2015   ::

Organized by the Emirati Cinema Campaign for the second year, Nawaf Al Janahi accompanied by filmmaker Khalid Al Mahmood will go on a tour across the country for 7 days (4-10 March 2015) to raise awareness about the film movement in the UAE. For more information click here.


 

::   5 February 2015   ::

The Emirati Cinema Campaign, which Nawaf Al Janahi launched in 2014, is one of 11 entities forming the Arab Cinema Center launching for the first time ever in Berlin International Film Festival to promote Arab cinema internationally. For more information click here.


 

::   11 January 2015   ::

"Sea Shadow" travels to the audience in Egypt once again, as it is officially selected in the 3rd edition of Luxor Egyptian and European Film Festival, running from 24 to 31 January 2015, to be screened in a celebratory program titled "New Arab Cinema". For more information click here.


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