Workshops for women film directors seek applications [MENA]

Posted on Aug 22, 2023 in Specialized Topics

Emerging women film directors in Egypt, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Kuwait can apply for workshops.

The Arab Fund for Arts and Culture “AFAC” and the Netflix Fund is accepting applications to a series of workshops for women directors who are graduates of film studies, audio-visual studies, film schools, and/or who have received/participated in professional/vocational training programs in the field of film.

The workshops aims to introduce the participants to the creative process behind making a film, with a focus on scriptwriting for fiction. 

Forty-five women between the ages of 21 and 27 will be selected. Each workshop will run for three days between November and December.

The application deadline is Sept. 8.