All film clinic / middle west films / day dream / wika / al hurra / sony pictures / new century production / odd camel films / ein shams / giz / the imaginarium films / alcove / prophecy films / mais darwazah / outlook entertainment / zaha productions / troubled waters / the mice room / ismailia international film festival / mad / four star films / ump / screen institute beirut / tropfest arabia / orbit / don't judge a subject by its photograph / hend sabry / tamer karawan / hala lotfy / rahala / layal watfeh / marwan hamed / the producers / manz pictures / european film screenings / OSN Alfa / VOX Cinemas / Cairo International Film Festival / uae's ministry of interior / empire / allied for distribution / al batrik / tproductions / robert bosch stiftung / row intertainment / al arabia cinema / central market / underground-on the Surface / the blue elephant / S Entertainment / arab cinema center / omar / yasmin raeis / ahmad al fishawy / dhaffer labidine / shereen reda / theeb / ave maria / Eqa3 / days and nights of the heart tree / the gate of departure / shnit international short film festival / MoviePigs / 3000 nights / Ahmad al morsy / 48 Hour Film Project / Engy Wegdan / Hadi El Bagoury / Atlantic / Before The Summer Crowds / dr georgette / Mona Abdel Wahab / Zay Ood El Kabreet / Fortress Film Clinic / Studio zat / Dry Hot Summers / arab film studio / Amr Saad / iProductions / The Other Land / teatro masr / Sheikh Jackson / Ali, the Goat and Ibrahim / Karouma / the lights of rome / el adl group / my uncle / ahmed malek / Saba Mubarak / Mohammed Abdelmoaty / Amman Opera Festival / reham abdel ghafour / Nardine Farag / Menna Shalaby / Maqam / Zeina Barhoum / Lagoonie Film Production / Diamond Dust / /

Film Analyst Alaa Karkouti Participates in Arthouse Cinema Management and Programming Workshop

Back to Main Home

Invited by Metropolis Art Cinema Association and the Network of Arab Arthouse Screens (NAAS)

Film Analyst Alaa Karkouti Participates in Arthouse Cinema Management and Programming Workshop

Film Analyst Alaa Karkouti, CEO and Co-founder at MAD Solutions, travels to Beirut, Lebanon, to take part in Arthouse Cinema Management and Programming Workshop. Organized by Metropolis Art Cinema Association in corporation with Network of Arab Arthouse Screens-NAAS, the workshop will be held at the cinema Metropolis Empire Sofil- Beirut, from the 6th to the 10th of March 2014.

Hosting 20 participating professional filmmakers from across the Arab world including Egypt, Jordan, Algeria, Libya, Morocco, Palestine, Sudan, the U.A.E and Lebanon, Arthouse Cinema Management and Programming Workshop is considered the first of its kind in the Arab world. The program will shed light on four essential themes namely: programming a festival and a cinema, the business of exhibition, useful means of developing an audience and the distribution of auteur films in the Arab world.

Film Analyst Alaa Karkouti will be lecturing about Arab market landscape on Friday morning, March 7th, 2014, at 9:30 PM, and in the afternoon, he will participate in a panel on Arab films distribution in theatres.

During the workshops, Metropolis Art Cinema Association hosts during the workshop experts from elite European universities such as, FEMIs and Goldsmiths, in addition to film distribution companies including Sophie Dulac Distribution and Urban Media International, international festival programmers such as Cannes Film Festival and Toronto International Film Festival, as well as international institutions such as, Independent Cinema Office, all of which will tackle the workshops's themes.