Sharjah Film Platform (SFP)
18–26 January 2019
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Sharjah Art Foundation launches its new annual film festival, Sharjah Film Platform (SFP), running from 18 to 26 January 2019. Building on over a decade of support for film and moving image works, the first edition of SFP expands the foundation’s commitment to this medium by presenting film screenings in a range of venues across the city and emirate of Sharjah, including Mirage City Cinema, Al Mureijah Square; Al Hamriyah Studios, Al Hamriyah; Africa Hall, Al Manakh; and Al Hamra Cinema, Al Rolla.
The 2019 edition features over 100 short and feature films by local, regional and international filmmakers as well as a public programme of talks and workshops. An internationally recognised jury of film professionals will select winners for the best films in three categories: narrative, documentary and experimental.Email This Post