Marrakech International Film Festival November 2016

Marrakech International Film Festival November 2016

Marrakech International Film Festival November 2016 celebrates the best in Arabic and African film and cinema, this year showcasing Russian film for its 16th edition. Don’t miss this unique event, including the Jemaa El-Fnaa main square being turned into a huge open air cinema!

 

Marrakech International Film Festival November 2016

Stars from the Festival www.festivalmarrakech.info

Marrakech International Film Festival November 2016

 

This is a must for film lovers as Marrakech becomes a hub of the cinematic world this November! The Film Festival takes place every year, this year in November and celebrates the film industry in Morocco as well as further afield in the rest of Africa and also covering Arabic film. The festival was created in 2001 by His Majesty King Mohammed VI to represent Moroccan Cinema on the world stage. For visitors you can see a selection of film premieres and short films, as well as some of the stars of Moroccan Cinema

Register for the film festival for free access to all events!

Marrakech International Film Festival November 2016

A tribute to Russian Talent from www.festivalmarrakech.info

Russian Cinema Showcased


This year the festival is showcasing Russian Cinema, to celebrate the huge number of quality films that the genre has produced. The organisers claim that for their 16th edition of the festival they wanted to celebrate and honour Russian Cinema as the most prolific and richest of European cinema. For more information on their programme check here

Marrakech Film Festival this November 2016

Red Carpet moment from www.festivalmarrakech.info/

 


Young Talent

Since 2010 there has also been the Cinécoles award, open to students open from Moroccan cinema schools and aimed to act as a spring board to a career in the movies. This year that is being replaced with support for young students movies will be provided by SNRT (National Broadcasting and TV Corporation), which recently set up financial support for cinema production and for students movies projects in particular.

Find out more about the film festival here

 

Marrakech International Film Festival November 2016

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Marrakech International Film Festival November 2016

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