After a marathon session of meetings, he sat down with The Daily Star to muse briefly upon Qumra, IDFA
and the changing face of Arab documentary practice.
"With a truly international approach, ProFood Tech is an opportunity not to be missed and PMMI, Koelnmesse and IDFA
are very excited to present the second edition of ProFood Tech," adds Denis Steker, vice president international of Koelnmesse (organizer of Anuga).
ProFood Tech's free educational program, the Knowledge Hub, produced by IDFA
, will offer a targeted range of learning experiences in three venues on the show floor.
Every year, the IDFA
organizes an annual Capitol Hill Ice Cream Party following the onset of summer, where more than 1,500 gallons of ice cream and frozen yogurt are made available.
Dairy Export Council (USDEC) and the International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA
) called on the federal government and governors of northern states to take immediate action in response to what they see as "Canada's violation of its trade commitments to the United States."
2016 is regarded the most significant festival for documentary cinema in the world.
"We have experienced a strong surge in interest since the start of the year and are on pace to sell out of space," says David Seckman, president and CEO of the Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA), the McLean, Va.-based global trade association that is running PROCESS EXPO in conjunction with the International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA
) and Nurnberg Messe.
Attendees will receive an approved 15 IDFA
CE credits and 11 CFP CE credits.
This year the show, put on by the Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA), will be collocated with the International Dairy Show, organized by the International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA
milk prices to be too high, but by then the damage to our export growth will already have been done," said Connie Tipton, IDFA
president and CEO.
Massad, whose film was first screened at IDFA
, felt that the audience related easily to the poignant story but wished "there was a bigger recognition for Arab filmmakers in Arab film festivals." It is worth mentioning that Massad has written and directed two-award winning documentaries, "Shater Hassan" and "Recycle".