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News Archive - 2016


::   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.


::   9 November 2016   ::

Alkatraz Media is hosting Nawaf Al Janahi in a 3-day workshop on the craft of film directing, to be held at A4 Space in Al Serkal Avenue from 25 to 27 November 2016. For more information and registration click here.


::   7 November 2016   ::

Nawaf Al Janahi asks the UAE's Ministry of Education to introduce cinema classes to school children in the country.


::   16 May 2016   ::

The Royal Film Commission of Jordan hosted Nawaf Al Janahi today as a guest speaker in a panel discussion titled "Arab Independent Cinema: What's New?" which took place at the Jordan Pavilion in Cannes Film Festival.


::   23 April 2016   ::

Nawaf Al Janahi's project "Black Box Cinema" returns to Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (27 April - 3 May 2016) for the third time in a row. The program this year will present 18 short films, from the UAE and the Arab world. For more information click here.


::   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.


::   19 March 2016   ::

"Sea Shadow" travels to a new country - Poland. Invited by Nahda Foundation, the film will be screened in the Emirati Film Review, which will be held for the first time in the country from 15 to 17 April 2016. For more information click here.


::   17 March 2016   ::

Inspired by the Emirati Cinema Campaign bike tour across the UAE, which Nawaf Al Janahi launched in 2014, Nahda Foundation launches the Emirati Film Review in Poland for the first time, to be held in Krakow and Warsaw from 15 to 17 April 2016. For more information click here.


::   27 February 2016   ::

Organized by the Emirati Cinema Campaign for the third year, Nawaf Al Janahi accompanied by filmmaker Khalid Al Mahmood will go on a 7-day tour across the country, from 2 to 8 March 2016, to raise awareness about the film movement in the UAE, support Arab cinema, and celebrate the arts of cinema in general. For more information click here.


::   17 January 2016   ::

Invited by Cinema Akil, "Sea Shadow" will be screened at Warehouse 421 in Abu Dhabi, on Wednesday 20 January 2016, at 19:30. For more details please click here.


::   10 January 2016   ::

Nawaf Al Janahi signs with MAD Solutions to distribute his short films "Mirrors of Silence", "Souls", and "On a Road" across the Arab world. For more details please click here.

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