First Ever Arab Film Institute Launches at Diff 2016

December 12, 2016

Pioneering institute dedicated to celebrating and promoting regional film launched during Day 5 of Dubai International Film Festival

The first ever Arab Film Institute (AFI) was launched during the Dubai International Film Festival. Headquartered in Dubai, the non-profit cultural association will provide a platform where Arab films’ past, present and future is discussed, imagined and celebrated by those who contribute to the development of the industry. The new institute was announced during DIFF’s landmark 13th year underlining the festival’s commitment to supporting the growth of the regional film industry today.