• The Circle

    Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

    The three-day film financing confab, which takes place during Abu Dhabi's Middle East Intl. Film festival in October, is enjoying success with its $100,000 screenwriting competish, the Shasha Grant. This year's winner gets a first-look deal with Abu Dhabi's production shingle Imagenation... read more

  • Beit Berl College, Film Department


    Beit Berl College is one of Israel's oldest and largest public colleges - and a leader in education, society, and the arts. Founded in the pre-state era as an institution for teacher training, Beit Berl was fully licensed as a multi-disciplinary academic college in 1979.  Renowned for academic excellence and innovation, Beit Berl sees education... read more

  • Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Communications

    Sheikh Zayed Road, 5th Interchange, Dubai Media City, Dubai, UAE, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    The writing classes will include courses in:* New writing: breaking news, investigative reporting and news analysis for print, broadcast and the web.* Creative and script writing for theater, movies, television and other broadcast media.* Copywriting for Public Relations and Marketing writing for electronic games.PROGRAM & MINORSThe Mohammed Bin... read more

  • The Sam Spiegel Film & Television School

    4 Yad Harutzim street, P.O.Box 10636 Jerusalem, 9110501, Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

    The Filmmaking ProgramDuration of Studies: 4.5 Years (9 Semesters)The Sam Spiegel Film & Television School is small, in terms of physical size and student body volume. The cozy "campus" and very dynamic staff assure that every student is granted individual attention. The select group of candidates accepted each year to the School is bestowed maximum... read more

  • Dubai International Film Festival

    Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    The fest has been increasing its industry and training programs for Middle Eastern filmmakers ever since it launched the co-production market Dubai Film Connection three years ago. New fest initiative, the Exchange, will offer aspiring filmmakers courses in producing, screenwriting and journalism.Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed... read more

  • Red Sea Institute of Cinematic Arts

    Aqaba, Jordan

    The Middle East's first full-fledged film school is a partnership between USC and the government of Jordan. Based in Jordan's seaside resort of Aqaba, the school offers a comprehensive set of graduate courses for students across the region... read more

  • Hadassah College of Technology

    37 Hanevi'im St. Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel

  • Doha Tribeca Film Festival

    Doha, Qatar

    A year-round schedule of film workshops and educational opportunities for local aspiring filmmakers, also they have fest's website mini master classes on filmmaking techniques for aspiring local filmmakers.Fax: (+974) 4408-1755Post Box No: 2347... read more

  • Ma'aleh School of Television, Film and the Arts

    20, Shivtei Yisrael St., Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel

    General inquiries, Marisol Halpern:marisol@maale.co.il+972-(0)2-6277366 ext.1Festivals, Tamar Perlstein: tamarp@maale.co.il +972-(0)2-6277366 ext. 203Group Screenings in Israel, Cheli Rosenberg:cheli@maale.co.il +972-(0)2-6277366 ext. 210International Screenings, Events, and Film Sales, Einat Kapach einat@maale.co.il +972-(0)2-6277366... read more