AWARDS:

 

MAFF Development Funding:

Feature Films:

Jury:

Ayesha Chagla (Manager of Dubai Film Market) / Intishal Al-Timimi (Festival director at El Gounda Film Festival) / Ali Abbasi (Film Director)

Winner:
  • Swedish Film Institute award with SEK 150,000 to “In the Land of Wonder, Director: Nadine Khan,  Producer: Film Clinic / Anagram.

 

Documentary:
Jury:

Magnus Gertten (Director and producer) / Ola Al-Sheikh (Film Critic) / Hogir Hirori (Documentary director)

Winner:
  • Swedish Film Institute award with SEK 50,000 to “Chopped, Director: Karam Ali, Producer: Idioms Film / HB PeÅ Holmquist Film.
 

 

Short films:
Jury:

Joakim Strand (Head of production at Film i Skåne) / Habib Attia (Director/Producer) / Sam Lahoud (NDU Film Festival Founding Director)

Winners:
  • NDU International Film Festival award with USD 2,000 to “If Toys Can Speak, Director: Maria Abdel Karim, Producer: Chantal Hannouch.
  • Film i Skåne award with SEK 30,000 to “Wanderings, Director: Rola Shamas, Producer: Klara Films.
  • NDU International Film Festival award with USD 2,000 to “Wanderings, Director: Rola Shamas, Producer: Klara Films.
 
 

Post-Production Platform:

Documentary Films:

Jury:

Rasmus Steen (International Media Support) / Charlotte Madsen (SVT- Commissioning Documentaries for SVT) / Maher Diab (Cosmopolitan illustrator, photographer)

Winners:
  • Good Film & Post award with 5 days of Color Grading and 3 days of Motion Graphics to “Off Kharthoum Sides, Director: Marwa Zein, Producer: Marwa Zein.
  • Way Creative award with 3-5 days of grading, 1 DCP, 1 master digital betacam and 1 DVD to “As I want, Director: Samaher Alqadi, Producer: Karim El Hakim.
  • Tonemestrene award with 3 weeks of sound post facility and 1 week of sound mix facility and a 50% discount for a sound design to “Ibrahim, Director: Lina Alabed, Producer: Rami Nihawi.
  • Lilapost award with Grading for 2-3 days to “On the Fence, Director: Nesrrine Elzayat, Producer: Hala Loy.
  • MAD Solutions award with distributing in the Arab world to “Tiny Souls, Director: Dina Naser,  Producer: Khaled Haddad.
  • Way Creative Sleeprise Music  award with 20 minutes of original music to “Tiny Souls, Director: Dina Naser,  Producer: Khaled Haddad.