ZUMEFF @ Malmo Arab Film Festival

We are very proud to host a special Panorama Section at the prestigious Malmo Arab Film Festival in Malmo, Sweden.

The Malmo Arab Film Festival (MAFF) is regarded as one of the most influential and is one of the largest arabic film festivals.

ZUMEFF Panorama @ MAFF
5 October 2015 at 8.30 pm
Spegeln C in Malmo

We will show the following ZUMEFF pearls: Burhan Kashour, House, Memex, The Dice Player, The Final Chapter, The Living of the Pigeons, The Return and With Thy Spirit.

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ZUMEFF 2015 Winners

ZUMEFF 2015 was a great success. Over the two days we had about  1.200 visitors at the screenings and 600 guests at our Awards Ceremony and the “From A to B” screening.

This year’s winners are:

NYFA/ZUMEFF Award for Best Aspiring Filmmaker
The Final Chapter by Mohamed Nizar Luqman & Saleh Bin Hallabi

Honorable Mention
Praise of Wounds by Mohammed Abu-Snenih

Best Animation
The Dice Player by Nissmah Mohammed Roshdy

Best Narration
That Day in September by Karim Jaafar

Best Documentary
The Living of the Pigeons by Baha Abu Shanab

Best of the Best
With Thy Spirit by Karim Rahbani

We would like to thank our sponsors and supporters again. Without them, this would not have been possible: Etihad Airways​, Park Rotana, New York Film Academy​, Fast Rent A Car, Nikon, Yas Waterworld, Ferrari World, Noble Printing, Imagenation, du, Abela & Co., Vital Polyclinic, Aflamnah, Dubai Moving Image Museum, UAE National Film Library and Archive​ and Zayed University.

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Screening Schedule 2015

We are proud to present this year’s screening schedule.

We will showcase 65 student films from 40 different universities/filmschools in 16 countries during our two day festival on 17 – 18 May.

To round off this year’s program, we will screen Ali F. Mostafa’s “From A to B” after our Awards Ceremony on 18 May at 7 pm.

You can have a look at the full schedule here.

ZUMEFF 2015 is sponsored by Etihad Airways​, Park Rotana, New York Film Academy​, Fast Rent A Car, Nikon, Yas Waterworld, Ferrari World, Noble Printing, Imagenation, du, Abela & Co., Vital Polyclinic, Aflamnah, Dubai Moving Image Museum, UAE National Film Library and Archive​ and Zayed University.