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Workshops and Activities

  • 07 November 2016

    A seminar with Veit Helmer: The Cinema of Veit Helmer

  • 08 November 2016

    A Master’s Class with Muriel Aboulrouss: A Conversation on the Relationship between Light and Emotions

  • 09 November 2016

    A Master’s Class with Michel Kammoun: The Path to Authorism

  • 10 November 2016

    A seminar on Cinema and the City Streets: The Haunted Roads of Beirut with Dr. Joseph Hosni and Dr. Nicolas Khabbaz

  • 11 November 2016

    A Seminar on German Cinema: with Director Martin Jabs

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Funding Program

M Sparks, a funding program brought by NDUIFF in collaboration with M Media, aims to support up-and-coming filmmakers in their pursuit to present their creative vision to the world. M Sparks, in partnership with the NDUIFF will fund three winning projects, selected by a jury committee.