Roberto Ruta

3 March 2018

“Hashtag # Middleast” is the theme of the festival 2018

Middle East Now wants to to tag the strong themes of the contemporary Middle East, among internet, social media and real changes within the society. The 2018 edition […]
12 October 2017

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS 2018 is now closed

The Call for Submissions of the 9th edition of Middle East Now is closed: we will announce the final selection of the festival the 20th of March. — We are […]
10 April 2017

The Awards of Middle East Now 2017

Here we go with the winners of the 8th edition of the Middle East Now! The “Middle East Now Audience Award 2017” goes to the film […]
2 April 2017

Focus on new cinema from Egypt

The Focus on Egypt is one of the highlights of this edition, with a selection of films that tell the country in a critical time of […]
22 March 2017

MUSIC: the talent of Bachar Mar-Khalifé for the first time in Italy

The festival presents French-Lebanese composer and multi-instrumentalist Bachar Mar-Khalifé, among the most renowned talents of the contemporary music, son of the famous oud musician Marcel Khalifé. […]
22 March 2017

Workshop: il DOC LAB in collaborazione con Greenhouse

Sabato 8 aprile torna il DOC LAB dedicato allo sviluppo di progetti di documentario: un case study e un workshop dedicato ai registi con progetti di […]
22 March 2017

FASHION: Harakat Sisters present “Urban Sounds from Casablanca to Beirut”

The festival presents the work and creativity of the Harakat Sisters, young fashion designers based between Beirut, Casablanca and Paris, founders of the creative studio that […]
22 March 2017

The photo exhibition “Saudi Tales of Love” by Tasneem Alsultan

Saudi Tales of Love is a photographic journey through hidden dreams and stories of women who live in Saudi Arabia, one of the most closed societies […]
22 March 2017

Cooking class with famous Iraqi chef Philip Juma

Philip Juma – founder of Juma Kitchen, famous supper clubs and pop up restaurants in London, to raise awareness on the Iraqi dishes in Europe and the […]