Played through the Traceberry App, an exclusive augmented reality scavenger game, participants were tasked with chasing and catching "quiz berries" around the nation's capital during the fortnight of ADFF
, which concluded in December.
Hosting the event in our beautiful city with so much support from the government and ADFF
means we have a great deal of latitude in who - and what - we can invite to take part.
The ramifications of ADFF
's demise are most significant for Arab filmmakers.
The film has been well received, Alfons says, pointing to the reaction at its premiere at October's ADFF
. "Audiences from different age groups and backgrounds positively reacted to the story and the jokes of the film.
This year for the first time, the opening night of ADFF
will screen an emirati 'From A to B' by the home-grown director Ali F Mostafa.
Ali Al Jabri, Director of ADFF
, said: "At ADFF
, we provide a platform for Arab films to compete alongside international films -- a reason why the main competition segments evaluate Arab films and international productions on the same criteria.
Ali Al Jabri, ADFF
Director, said, "The international film community continues to embrace the Abu Dhabi Film Festival and the SANAD fund as respected platforms for high quality, original and imaginative films from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.
Selon un communique de l'ADFF
, rendu public lundi, 16 projets de films narratifs et de documentaires ont gagne, au titre de l'annee 2013, des subventions a la postproduction dont le montant pourrait atteindre jusqu'a 500.000 dollars, attribuees par le fonds Sanad aux cineastes arabes pour les aider a realiser des films narratifs et des longs metrages documentaires.
(11-20 October) hosted a special programme in celebration of the 50th anniversary of post-independence Algerian cinema.
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The film won the Special Jury Award at the Abu Dhabi Film Festival (ADFF
) in 2011 and three awards at the seventh edition of Muscat International Film Festival (MIFF) this year, including best scenario, best actor for Layth al Lawati and best film.|
director Peter Scarlet, this sort of help is crucial to building the region's young filmmakers.