Rumours has swirled around future of festival, key film event in Middle East.
Festival was major event on Arab cinema calendar.
Already in development are a crime series set between Iraq and Scandinavia.
Consortium of industry veterans including former Fox exec will release 10-12 Filipino titles a year.
Palestinian filmmakers pay tribute to Yasser Murtaja, who dreamed of travelling the world.
Disney and Italia Film will be the first active distributors after reforms in the kingdom.
US-based global exhibitor granted first cinema operating license in territory.
15 Israeli docs chosen from 78 submissions for main Competition.
Miller was talking at a Qumra Masterclass.
Italian documentarian was giving a masterclass at Qumra.
Oscar-winning actress discussed her career at Doha Film Institute’s talent-development event Qumra
White Helmet volunteer Mahmoud and subject of Last Men In Aleppo remains barred from travel by his country.
Fellow Masters include Andrey Zvyagintsev, Bennett Miller and Sandy Powell.
34 short and feature projects were announced in Berlin.
Syrian producer consider next steps.
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.