ABOUT

Middle East Now festival is organized by MAP OF CREATION, a non-profit cultural association based in Florence which is active in producing documentary films and hosting cultural events. We work on documentaries and cinema that focuses on the key themes of the contemporary world, as a powerful instrument to approach reality and cultural integration. Our research is currently concentrated on cultural, social and political themes in the Middle East.

www.mapofcreation.com


MIDDLE EAST NOW TEAM

Artistic Direction
LISA CHIARI
lisachiari@gmail.com
ROBERTO RUTA
robertoruta@gmail.com

Senior Programming Consultant
BRUNI BURRES

Consultant-at-large & Head of Iran – Afghanistan Programme
FELICETTA FERRARO
felicettaferraro@hotmail.com

Film Programmer
MICHELE GALARDINI

Special Projects Consultant
GIUSEPPE ALIZZI

Film programming office
DANIELA COLAMARTINI

daniela.middleastnow@gmail.com

Hospitality Department
FLAVIA ZAGANELLI
hospitality.middleastnow@gmail.com

Israel – Palestinian Territories Programme Consultant
MARCELLA SIMONI
msimoni@unive.it

Gulf Countries Programme Consultant
LAURA AIMONE

laura@aim-one.it

Grafic & Visual design
LORENZO STRALANCHI

www.thecreaturesfactory.com

Web Projects
MASSIMO BOLOGNA
www.meltinconcept.it

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