The Abu Dhabi Film Festival will take over from three successful years of MEIFF
, which takes place at the Emirates Palace Hotel annually in October.
That competitive edge has been cemented by MEIFF
's being fueled by Abu Dhabi's oil economy, making it more or less immune to the vagaries of financial meltdowns like the one witnessed over the last year.
After her tour of Abu Dhabi today, Naomi Watts will also take a walk on MEIFF
's final red carpet tonight.
In addition , E-Vision's exclusive kids channel e-junior has endorsed the MEIFF
kid's fun day.
The conference is held in conjunction with the Middle East International Film Festival (MEIFF
), which is in its third year in 2009.
The winners of the Black Pearl Awards of the second annual Middle East International Film Festival (MEIFF
) were announced last night.
Persepolis received critical acclaim in France and an animated film of the graphic novel was also produced, winning the Audience Choice Award for Fiction at the 2007 Middle East International Film Festival (MEIFF
) in Abu Dhabi.
Summary: ABU DHABI u Danish film director Adam Schmedes was particularly pleased with the Middle East C International Film Festival (MEIFF
) which, according to him, is unique in a certain aspect.
A[cedilla] The 2008 Middle East International Film Festival (MEIFF
Rashid Masharawi, director of the Palestinian/Tunisian/Dutch film Laila's Birthday, walked the quiet red carpet on Monday, October 14, at the Middle Eastern International Film Festival (MEIFF
) in Abu Dhabi at Emirates Palace.
Sir Ben Kingsley will attend the special screening of the award-winning film 'Gandhi' on October 11, at the Emirates Palace, as part of the Middle East International Film Festival (Meiff
will also reprise its dedicated sidebar with femme Arab helmers.