The approaching weekend will be an an exceptional one at Zayed University campus as the university opens its doors to the public to attend the Zayed University Middle East Film Festival 2015 (ZUMEFF).
Following five successful years since ZUMEFF's establishment in 2010, the university has decided that for its 6th year, it will extend its invitation to include all film lovers. On offer at the two-day festival are 65 student films from 40 different universities/film schools in 16 countries. To round off this year’s program, there will also be a screening of Ali F. Mostafa’s “From A to B” after the Awards Ceremony on May 18 at 7pm.
Prizes will be awarded for categories in Best of the Best, Best Narrative, Best Documentary, Best Animation, and the NYFA/ZUMEFF Award for Best Aspiring Filmmaker. Winners will take part in a closing event attended by regional filmmakers and celebrities. For this year's finalists, click HERE.
ZUMEFF 2015 is sponsored by Etihad Airways, Park Rotana, New York Film Academy, Fast Rent A Car, Nikon, Yas Waterworld, Ferrari World, Noble Printing, Imagenation, du, Abela & Co., Vital Polyclinic, Aflamnah, Dubai Moving Image Museum, UAE National Film Library and Archive and Zayed University.
For the full 2015 schedule HERE