Roberto Ruta

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 […]
22 July 2014

2014 | SPECIAL SCREENING FRIDAY 25 JULY

Friday, July 25, in the beautiful Santissima Annunziata square, an evening of screenings with Middle East Now on the occasion of the summer arena Apriti Cinema! […]
3 June 2014

GREENHOUSE PROGRAM 2014-2015 IS NOW OPEN!

Deadline for submission: August 20th 2014

 Greenhouse is a unique, innovative, international initiative aimed at developing and nurturing documentary filmmakers in the Southern Mediterranean region (Algeria, […]
3 June 2014

North African cuisine is hot in Paris

The French-Algerian Mourad Mazouz, also known as “Momo”, is probably one of the most famous and successful creators of restaurants of the last two decades. In London his […]
1 May 2014

CINEMA: FESTIVAL PROGRAMME 2014 AND THE WINNERS

The 2014 edition of the festival featureed a full program of 52 films and a total of 45 Italian and European premieres; feature films, documentaries, animation […]
17 April 2014

THE WINNERS OF THE 2014 EDITION

“Returns to Homs” wins “Middle East Now Audience Award 2014”. A special mention to the Moroccan feature film “Rock the Casbah ” by Laila Marrakchi, and […]