Roberto Ruta

18 December 2018

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS 2019:
how to participate to the 10th edition!

HOW TO PARTICIPATE AT MIDDLE EAST NOW 2019 It’s now open the Call for Submissions of the 10th edition of Middle East Now, that will be held in Florence from 2 to 7 April […]
5 July 2018

MIDDLE EAST NOW / THE COLORS OF FEELINGS: the summer program of screenings at the Piazzale degli Uffizi

Four special screenings evenings (26 June, 3, 10 and 17 July) each one dedicated to a color in the beautiful venue of the Piazzale degli Uffizi, […]
9 April 2018

OUR SYRIA: RECIPES FROM HOME by Dina Mousawi e Itab Azzam

“Our Syria. Recipes from Home” is a collection of stories and recipes from one of the largest culinary cultures in the world, written by two young […]
8 April 2018

The artist residency in collaboration with CROSSWAY FOUNDATION: Ahaad Alamoudi

The recipient of the third edition of the “Middle East Now x Crossway Foundation Residency Programme” is Ahaad Alamoudi, a young artist born and raised between […]
8 April 2018

#EATING MIDDLE EAST: all the food tastings at this edition

Dai piatti che spopolano in rete alle ricette della cucina tradizionale siriana, ecco tutti gli aperitivi – degustazione dedicati alla cucina mediorientale. _ Giovedì 12 aprile […]
31 March 2018

FOCUS: WINDOW ON KUWAIT, young filmmakers from Kuwait

Middle East Now continues its journey though the Gulf: after visiting Qatar in 2014, the United Arab Emirates in 2015, Bahrain in 2016 and Oman in […]
28 March 2018

The exhibitions THE PEOPLE’S SALON and FLYING BOYS by Tamara Abdul Hadi

Tamara Abdul Hadi is one of the most established Middle Eastern photographers, co-founder of Rawiya, the first group of women photographers in the Middle East. With […]
27 March 2018

Download the Festival Guide 2018

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5 March 2018

Palestinian director ANNEMARIE JACIR, special guest of the Festival

A focus on the Palestinian director ANNEMARIE JACIR, one of the most acclaimed and talented voices of contemporary Arab cinema. A focus will be dedicated to the […]