Dubai Studio Citty has announced the launch of CineMena, a new platform that aims to nurture local talent in the field. The initiative will assist content creators in enhancing their skills through an annual agenda of events, including workshops, masterclasses and training sessions by industry influencers, actors and filmmakers.
Set to kick off in February 2019, CineMena seeks to provide networking opportunities for members and stakeholders of the Mena's creative community. It will include multiple activations, an exhibition showcasing the latest trends, outdoor film screenings and thought sessions.
CineMena will also introduce a competition to recognise local and regional talent, featuring 4 categories - Best Short Film, Best Short Documentary, Best Music Video and Best Film Inspired by the Founding Father of the UAE, His Highness Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.
For details will be announced soon.