28 July 2022

Call for Submissions 2022: extended!

How to participate at Middle East Now 2022 The Call for Submissions of the 13th edition of Middle East Now, that will be held in Florence from 4 to 9 October […]
22 June 2022

MIDDLE EAST NOW SUMMER TALES: the summer open air program for Estate Fiorentina 2022

On the occasion of the Estate Fiorentina 2022 [Florentine Summer], the open-air cinema returns to the Piazzale degli Uffizi with the summer arena Apriti Cinema, presenting […]
4 October 2021

All the winners of Middle East Now 2021

Great success for Middle East Now 2021: during the six days of the festival a large and involved audience enthusiastically welcomed the program of cinema, exhibitions […]
21 September 2021

EXHIBITION: “Watermelon After Lunch” by Zahra Marwan

At the Cinema La Compagnia and at the Cartavetra art gallery, on stage a new art project by the artist Zahra Marwan, a young and talented […]
21 September 2021

EXHIBITION: “Marrakech, in Times of Stillness” by Tabit Rida at MAD Murate Art District

Middle East Now presents the work of the young Moroccan photographer Tabit Rida, 25 years old, one of the emerging talents of the Middle Eastern photography. […]
21 September 2021

FESTIVAL ONLINE: watch the films of Middle East Now 2021 on the MyMovies platform

Middle East Now 2021 is also online! From 28 September to 3 October 2021 in the Più Compagnia virtual room, in collaboration with MyMovies, you can […]
21 September 2021

Download the Official Guide of Middle East Now 2021!

Click here to download the Middle East Now 2021 Guide  
9 September 2021

Middle East is back! In Florence from 28 September – 3 October

From 28 September to 3 October 2021, Middle East Now presents its 12th edition, which will be physically held at the Cinema La Compagnia, Cinema Stensen and […]
22 June 2021

Middle East Now – Summer Flix: 6,13, 20, 27 July, the summer program at the Uffizi open air cinema for Estate Fiorentina

Middle East Now festival presents the “Middle East Now – Summer Flix”, a program of special film screenings within Apriti Cinema, the open air cinema arena […]
14 October 2020

All the Awards of Middle East Now 2020

“Between Heaven and Earth” by the Palestinian director Najwa Najjar wins the Middle East Audience Award. The “Cinema Iran 2020 Award” dedicated to Felicetta Ferraro goes […]