Tag: Image Nation

Why this producer is optimistic about the future of local films

Why this producer is optimistic about the future of local films

As the manager of local film and television at Image Nation Abu Dhabi, Hana is on a constant lookout for interesting stories to feature, both here and around the region. Just some of the projects she has worked on include …

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This capital-backed film has made history

This capital-backed film has made history

An Abu Dhabi-backed documentary has won an Academy Award. Free Solo, co-produced by film production and media company Image Nation, won the Best Documentary Oscar at the 91st Academy Awards, becoming the first feature in the media company’s history to …

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Is the UAE on the verge of a film revolution?

Is the UAE on the verge of a film revolution?

The UAE movie industry is thriving — but do we have what it takes to compete with film’s bigwigs? It’s safe to say that the UAE film industry is still in its infancy. The screening of the first Emirati full-length …

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Find out why it’s an exciting time for UAE cinema

Find out why it’s an exciting time for UAE cinema

A leading UAE media company is targeting a wider audience with its latest project. Abu Dhabi’s Image Nation has signed a three-year production pact with American producers Roy Lee and Steven Schneider with the aim of producing one English language film …

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This storytelling series wants you to question who you are

This storytelling series wants you to question who you are

Mini film fest to showcase unique Arab geographies as well as never-before-screened movies It’s not just regional actors, but unique Arab locations that will be brought into focus as part of a special programme of film screenings coming up in …

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Could you be the next big thing in UAE cinema?

Could you be the next big thing in UAE cinema?

Two of the biggest players in local film production are teaming up once more to support budding moviemakers in the region. Abu Dhabi-based media company Image Nation and the Dubai Film Market (DFM) are calling for submissions for the latest …

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VOX Cinemas top boss spills his impression on local films

VOX Cinemas top boss spills his impression on local films

Every year filmmakers and industry heads from the UAE visit film festivals around the world to promote locally produced films and keep up with trends in the movie business. Jacques Kruger, GM of Vox Cinemas is just one such person …

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Is this amazing new film destined to be a hit?

Is this amazing new film destined to be a hit?

Arab cinema has evolved in recent years to attract a wider audience but is this film the most daring release so far? Cinemagoers seem to love a post-apocalyptic film if the success of titles like Mad Max: Fury Road, I …

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Local filmmakers take on the challenge of a lifetime

Local filmmakers take on the challenge of a lifetime

The UAE’s very own Spielberg or Tarantino could have just gotten their big break in the film industry with the return of a local creative initiative.  Image Nation Abu Dhabi has welcomed seven aspiring filmmakers to join its annual Arab …

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Are you worthy of this exciting new trailer?

Are you worthy of this exciting new trailer?

The brand new trailer for Image Nation Abu Dhabi’s upcoming release has arrived and it looks intense. Delivering a thrilling horror, Emirati filmmaker Ali Mostafa has teamed up with Peter Safran (The Conjuring) and Steven Schneider (Paranormal Activity) on the …

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