March meeting for documentary professionals launches in Leipzig in March.
Adolf El Assal – who grew up between Dubai, London and Luxembourg – co-wrote the screenplay and directs.
They join Zvyagintsev, Weerasethakul and Rosi for event, which runs March 9-14.
Joint venture will see 27 screens across the sites in Riyadh, Jeddah and Damman.
Exhibitors targets up to 30 multiplexes in three years.
Alma Cinema boards Israeli sexual awakening tale 'Para Aduma' ahead of Berlinale premiere (exclusive)
Other titles on Alma’s EFM slate include A Bluebird In My Heart and To The Ends Of The World.
Berlin winner Eran Riklis directing project.
Cinephil picks up documentary.
A total of 35 projects supported in latest funding round.
Two more masters are due to announced in early 2018.
Savvy regional players have been betting on a lifting of the ban for some months.
Other winners include Heaven Without People, The Blessed and Taste Of Cement.
Historical drama comes from Oscar-winning producer Andrés Vicente Gómez.
Country to allow commercial cinemas after more than 35 years.
Adham Sabri: The Man Of The Impossible will be the first entry in a franchise.
Browse Screen International’s daily magazines from the Dubai International Film Festival here.
Multiplexes could soon be built in the country.
Protest launched at Dubai Film Festival.