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AlUla Creates: Emerging Saudi Filmmakers Shine at Cannes

In a dazzling display of talent and creativity, the rising stars of Saudi cinema took center stage at the 77th Festival de Cannes. Filmmakers Maram Taibah, Hana Alfasi (represented by her sister Mana Alfasi), and the duo Raneem and Dana Almohandes, winners of the prestigious AlUla Creates initiative, captivated audiences with excerpts from their short films.

The showcase, held on the sidelines of Cannes, offered a glimpse into the cinematic brilliance of these emerging talents. “Malika,” “When the Shelves Hymn,” and “Mosquito” were among the showcased works, each offering a unique perspective and narrative flair.

Under the mentorship of acclaimed Saudi director Haifaa Al Mansour, as well as the guidance of Jane Moore and James Richardson from London’s renowned Vertigo Films, these filmmakers honed their craft over months of dedicated mentorship. Their journey culminated in this momentous occasion, where they stood before industry insiders, critics, and media representatives from around the world.

AlUla Creates: Emerging Saudi Filmmakers Shine at Cannes
AlUla Creates Emerging Saudi Filmmakers Shine at Cannes

The event not only celebrated the achievements of these young filmmakers but also marked a significant milestone in the burgeoning Saudi film industry. With their fresh perspectives and bold storytelling, Maram Taibah, Hana Alfasi, Raneem, and Dana Almohandes showcased the immense potential of Saudi cinema on the global stage.

As the spotlight shone on these promising talents, it underscored the transformative power of initiatives like AlUla Creates in nurturing and elevating emerging voices in the world of filmmaking. With continued support and opportunities, these filmmakers are poised to make a lasting impact on the cinematic landscape, both regionally and internationally.

AlUla Creates: Emerging Saudi Filmmakers Shine at Cannes

In a world hungry for diverse narratives and fresh voices, the future of Saudi cinema shines brighter than ever, thanks to the vision and dedication of artists like Maram Taibah, Hana Alfasi, Raneem, and Dana Almohandes. As they continue to push boundaries and challenge conventions, their presence at Cannes heralds a new era of creativity and innovation in Saudi filmmaking.

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