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15  07  2008 / INTERVIEW WITH ABDELHAK SAKHI, HEAD OF PRODUCTION AT THE MOROCCAN CINEMA CENTRE (CCM)
 Morocco: rise in films made as co-productions reach 43% of total production
Euromed: In recent years, Moroccan film production has experienced a significant upsurge. What are the main reasons for this development? Abdelhak Sakhi: After...

15  07  2008 / MOROCCO IS AN OPEN STUDIO, WE MUST BE ACTORS TOO
 Chadia Mounim
Soon in English

01  07  2008 / FESTIVAL
 Morocco: Agadir to host inaugural Fida Doc’Souss festival
From 4 to 8 November 2008, the International Documentary Festival Fida Doc’Souss will be held in Agadir, Morocco. The Festival aims to become a forum for debate...

30  06  2008 / FESTIVAL
 The Caravan Nights of the Euro-Arab Cinema returns to Paris in July
For the third and final year, the Caravan will be presenting a festival of Arab and Euro-Arab films entitled “The Caravan Nights of the Euro-Arab Cinema” at...

29  06  2008 / AUDIOVISUAL POLICY
 Marseille: Mediterranean Cultural Assembly to be held in November
On 4-6 November 2008, Marseille will host a Mediterranean Cultural Assembly organised by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs under the auspices of the French...

25  06  2008 / INTERVIEW
 Maklouf: the "Arabic Screens" are my combat o fthe life - 1st part
Soon in English

25  06  2008 / INTERVIEW
 Maklouf: the "Arabic Screens" are my combat o fthe life - 2nd part, by Marwa Abdalla
Soon in English

23  06  2008 / FESTIVAL
 Split makes splash on Mediterranean
The first Split Festival of Mediterranean Film (SFMF) ended on Saturday, May 31, with another win for Julian Schnabel’s The Diving Bell and the Butterfly. A...

23  06  2008 / ENTRETIEN AVEC CAY WESNIGK (PRÉSIDENT DE ONLINEFILM AG)
 www.onlinefilm.org: a virtual marketplace for films
Euromed : A few months ago you launched www.onlinefilm.org. Can you tell us about this new initiative? Cay Wesnigk: Back in 2001, more than 120 producers, writers...

19  06  2008 / PRODUCTION
 White man in Africa
Shooting got underway this week in Morocco on Le Temps de la kermesse est terminé [loosely translated, “The Party’s Over”], the debut feature by...