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UAE animation film to premiere at Cannes

UAE’s home production Bilal will mark its world premiere at Cannes next month. Produced by Dubai-based animation and visual effects studio Barajoun Entertainment, the film will open the Animation Day at Cannes Film Festival. Produced with a budget of USD 30m, Bilal has been in the making for more...

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MIPTV publishes report on creating hit format

MIPTV has published an exclusive report entitled “The Definitive Guide: How to Create a Hit Format in 10 Lessons”, which lifts the lid on the secrets of the international format business. Authored by the international TV and digital content observatory, The Wit, the 43-page report sets out in 10...

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MIPTV Cannes do it

While focusing on content, MIPTV this year will pay equal attention to technology. BroadcastPro ME looks at what you can expect at the event next month and what’s in store for the MENA TV industry MIPTV, the world’s biggest TV and digital content market, is back this year (April 4-7) with an even...

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DIFF and Samsung return with short film contest

Samsung Gulf Electronics and Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) have announced the return of the Samsung Short Film Contest this year. Organisers are calling on all budding filmmakers, art students and anyone with an interest in film to get creative, and enter the contest where one talented...

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twofour54 heads to Cannes

A delegation from the Media Zone Authority – Abu Dhabi will attend the Cannes Film Festival to promote the UAE capital as a filming and production hub. The delegates from the Media Zone Authority – Abu Dhabi are representing the capital’s film industry as well as twofour54, Abu Dhabi Film...