Roberto Ruta

18 February 2015

WORKSHOP: “Middle East DOC LAB” in collaboration with Greenhouse

On the occasion of the festival, a workshop dedicated to the development of documentary films in collaboration with Greenhouse: at this edition, 6 projects selected for a day of […]
14 January 2015

NEWS: MIDDLE EAST NOW SUMMER NIGHTS, cinema under the stars on the occasion of Estate Fiorentina 2015

Three special screenings in Piazza SS. Annunziata: six titles, among premières and awarded films, to present the contemporary Middle East within the calendar of ESTATE FIORENTINA 2015 […]
28 November 2014

VIDEO & REPORT MIDDLE EAST NOW 2014

It’s now online the video report of the 5th edition of Middle East Now, which was held in Florence from 9 through 14 April 2014. A visual […]
26 November 2014

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS 2015 IS NOW CLOSED!

The Call for Submissions for Middle East Now 2015 is now closed. The results of the official selection will be announced by March 7. The festival thanks all […]
20 October 2014

HANY ABU-ASSAD SPECIAL GUEST OF THE FESTIVAL 2014

Palestinian director Hany Abu-Assad, the acclaimed author of “Paradise Now” and nominated at the Academy Awards 2014 with his latest film “Omar”, will be the special […]
20 October 2014

MASHROU’ LEILA ARE BACK TO ITALY!

After the first concert in Italy on the occasion of Middle East Now, the Lebanese cult band Mashrou’ Leila is back to Italy for three live […]
3 October 2014

A successful European tour for the cult band Mashrou’ Leila

After being on stage for the first time in Italy at Middle East Now, during the concert of April 11 at Auditorium Flog in Florence, with […]
3 October 2014

News | PREMIERE “IO STO CON LA SPOSA” – 7 OCTOBER

At the Cinema Stensen, on 7 October 7, the permiere of the documentary “Io Sto con la Sposa”, film revelation at the last edition of Venice […]
11 August 2014

Contemporary art from the Middle East at New Museum in New York for the exhibition “Here and Elsewhere”

The Jordanian photographer, that wan on stage in Florence with the project “Occupied Pleasures”, is now one of the artists that are part of the exhibition […]