Closing of the Gulf Summer University

In the presence of Jack Lang President of the Arab World Institute

Jack Lang and Marc Nicolas (on the right)
For the second year, with the support of the French Embassies in the GCC countries, La Fémis has organized from August 7 till September 11, a 5 week-training program designed for young directors native from these countries (Unites Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain).

After having followed during 5 weeks classes on directing, scriptwriting, producing, taught by professionals (Thierry BOSCHERON, Eric COLLINS, Laurence FERREIRA BARBOSA and Kaouther BEN HANIA), each of them has directed a short fiction film

A public screening of these films happened on Friday 11th of September at La Fémis, with the presence of Jack Lang, President of the Arab World Institute, who had the occasion to meet the 7 young filmmakers.