ZUMEFF - Zayed University Middle East Film Festival

We are in the early stages of planning the 2020 Zayed University Middle East Film Festival (ZUMEFF). ZUMEFF is a Middle East wide student film festival.  Now in its 11th year, it showcases the best films from universities across the region. 

The festival will showcase the best films from universities in the Middle East. 

Top prizes are determined by industry judges in the following categories:

  • Adobe Best of the Best
  • twofour54 Emerging Filmmaker Award
  • ZUMEFFx 2019 Best Tolerance Award
  • ZUMEFFx 2019 Honorable Mention Tolerance Award
  • Best Documentary
  • Honorable Mention (Documentary)
  • Best Narrative
  • Honorable Mention (Narrative)
  • Best Animation
  • Honorable Mention (Animation)

ZUMEFF was established in 2010 as a graduation project by AlYazyah Al Falasi and Reema Majed with the aim to showcase student films and encourage young filmmakers in the region.

Learn more about this year's festival on the official ZUMEFF website: www.zumeff.com 

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