Film festival to host three-night showcase of Emirati talent in Dubai

ADFF@The Pavilion Downtown is celebrating 10 years of the Emirates Film Competition with three nights of screenings.

The Abu Dhabi Film Festival is celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Emirates Film Competition by showing 10 Emirati shorts in Dubai over the next three days. ADFF@The Pavilion Downtown will showcase the films in screenings from 9pm tomorrow, Thursday and Friday. The films range in length from four to 15 minutes.

Thursday night's screening also includes an opportunity to "meet the directors". Entry is free, but seating is limited. All non-English films will have English subtitles.

The screenings include:

Amen (2005) Directed by Abdullah Hassan

On a Road (2003) Directed by Nawaf Al Janahi

Error Message: Access Denied (2004) Directed by Reem Al Hamli

Dreams in a Box (2003) Directed by Khalid Al Mahmood

Dying for Fun (2005) Directed by Nada Al Karimi

My Way (2003) Directed by Salem Faisal Al Qassimi

Aushba's Well (2004) Directed by Waleed Al Shehhi

Crossing (2009) Directed by Ali Jamal

Wet Tiles (2003) Directed by Lamya Hussain Gargash

Mirage (2010) Directed by Yasser Al Neyadi & Hana Al Shatri

Published: August 17, 2011 04:00 AM