‘Mawaheb’ is an Arabic term for talent and here at Image Nation, Mawaheb is our hub for growing local talent and nurturing the local film community.

From amateur film competitions and internships on Hollywood film sets to summer film schools in New York City - there’s something for any budding filmmaker to get their start.

Check out what we have on offer, apply for our current programs or get in touch with us directly to discuss how you can get involved in the ever-growing local film industry.

Arab Film Studio
Arab Film Studio is a short film competition that takes finalists on a six-month filmmaking journey that mirrors the real process of developing and producing a film.

Internships
We get you behind the scenes on both television and feature film sets, giving you invaluable experience and insights into what goes on both in front of and behind the camera.

ENJAZZ Dubai Film Festival Grant
Providing filmmaking grants to new projects in collaboration with the Dubai International Film Festival’s ENJAZZ post-production support program.