October 2, 2022

Close Up showcase at Middle East Now Film Festival 4-9 October 2022

We are thrilled to announce the continuation of our beautiful long-time partnership with the Middle East Now Film Festival, in Florence, Italy, between October 4-9!   […]
October 2, 2022

Call for Projects Impact Days

You have until 14 October to submit your film to this unique laboratory for socially engaged cinema bringing together filmmakers, producers, NGOs and foundations to develop […]
September 16, 2022

Call for Applications for Production Awards Program

Call For Applications: Apply now to the Production Awards Program held by Culture Ressource !   The program supports artists and writers from the Arab region, […]
September 13, 2022

Filmmaker in Focus: Ezatullah Alidost

Today our focus is on the promising filmmaker Ezatullah Alidost,! Ezatullah is co-director of the project Entangled Hopeful Bird and participated in our 2021/2022 Close Up’s […]
September 13, 2022

Call for Applications The Atlas Workshop

The Call for Applications is open for the Atlas Workshops for Films in production or post-production! As part of the Marrakech Film Festival, the Atlas Workshops […]
September 13, 2022

Filmmaker in Focus : Nematullah Khosh Ahmadi

Nematullah participated in our 2021/2022 Close Up’s edition with his project DON QUIXOTE OF KABUL. Learn more about the talented and determined filmmaker Nematullah Khosh Ahmadi […]
August 28, 2022

The Call for Applications is open for the Movies that Matter Film Festival!

The Movies that Matter Film Festival is waiting for your Film!  You have until November 21st to submit your film for the Movies that Matter Festival […]
August 23, 2022

Let’s Play Soldiers selected for the Arab Fund for Arts and Culture Documentary program!

Congratulations to director Mariam Al-Duhubhani, for the selection of her project LET’S PLAY SOLDIERS by the Arab Fund for Arts and Culture Documentary program. Selected among […]
August 17, 2022

Call for Applications open for Catapult Film Fund Development Grant!

The Catapult Film Fund Development Grant is open for applicants ! The submission deadline is August 31. Catapult Film Fund has already supported 2 Close Up […]