ARAB FILM STUDIO
Arab Film Studio is home to our region’s aspiring filmmakers, giving them the guidance, skills and support to bring their dreams to the big screen.
AFS is raising the profile of the UAE’s rapidly evolving film industry, positioning Abu Dhabi as a creative hub for the region, and helping the region’s next generation of filmmakers to get behind the camera and tell their stories.
Enter Arab Film Studio Narrative Program for a chance to participate in our 9-month filmmaking workshop. Submit your 1-minute drama film to Arab Film Studio Narrative 2020 for a chance to participate ...
AFS Mawaheb is an exciting new programme offering 3-month long internship opportunities on ‘Inheritance’ - the region’s first Arabic-language soap opera of its kind, produced in partnership between Im...
AFS Script writing
Are you a born storyteller or budding screenwriter with dreams of crafting scripts for the big screen? Then Image Nation’s Arab Film Studio Script Writing program is calling you!
The two-week intensive lab will include interactive training through investigating real case studies, assignments and in-depth discussions with top industry professionals.
Image Nation Abu Dhabi, in partnership with the USA Embassy in Abu Dhabi and Film Independent, are launching AFS Storytelling – an in-depth program for scriptwriters.
AFS Young filmmakers
In collaboration with NYU Abu Dhabi, this program is a 3 week workshop in filmmaking, including the creation of 1 to 3 minutes short films. Open for Emirati high school students (16 to 18 years old).
Now is your chance to break into the exciting world of filmmaking. The AFS Documentary annual training initiative aims to develop UAE nationals' and UAE residents' skills in documentary filmmaking.