Saudi Arabia’s Red Sea Film Festival Launches $10M Fund for Arab, African Filmmakers

Saudi Arabia’s Red Sea Film Festival Launches $10M Fund for Arab, African Filmmakers

6/15/2021 11:59:00 AM

Saudi Arabia’s Red Sea Film Festival Launches $10M Fund for Arab, African Filmmakers

The Red Sea Film Foundation, the Saudi Arabian organization that overseas the kingdom’s Red Sea International Film Festival, has launched the Red Sea Fund, a $10 million fund aimed at support…

, has launched the Red Sea Fund, a $10 million fund aimed at supporting projects with directors from the Arab world and Africa.The fund is set to back more than 100 feature projects in its first year, as well as episodic content, and will also be open to short films from Saudi nationals.

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“Helping African and Arab cinema grow, that’s a very exciting responsibility,” said the festival’s newly-appointed artistic director, Edouard Waintrop. “That’s what the Red Sea Fund will do at every stage of the making of the chosen movies and episodic content. In providing more than 100 grants of up to $10 million to help the development, production and post-production of movies across the Arab World and Africa, the Red Sea Fund will help cinema that is in full metamorphosis.”

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