United Arab Emirates20 Events
Loaded 20 out of 20 events
About Sharjah Film Platform
Sharjah Art Foundation presents the first edition of its new annual film festival, Sharjah Film Platform (SFP).
Running from 18 to 26 January 2019 in Sharjah, SFP will include screenings of over 120 short and feature films from filmmakers in over 40 countries. A number of these films will have their premieres at this year’s edition.
To mark the tenth anniversary of his passing, films by Youssef Chahine will also be screened through a collaboration between The Africa Institute and Sharjah Art Foundation.
SFP will screen the documentary, narrative and experimental films in four venues across the city of Sharjah: Mirage City Cinema, Al Mureijah Square; Sharjah Institute for Theatrical Arts, Al Mureijah; Al Hamra Cinema, Al Rolla; and Africa Hall, Al Manakh.