THE LETTER WRITER

Layla Kaylif Wins IWC Filmmaker Award for THE LETTER WRITER

Layla Kaylif Wins IWC Filmmaker Award for THE LETTER WRITER

Layla Kaylif won the 4th IWC Filmmaker Award at the 12th Dubai International Film Festival for her film “The Letter Writer”. This year, three filmmakers were shortlisted for the award: Qatari director Khalifa Al Muraikhi for his project “Sahaab”, Saudi director Shahad Ameen for her feature “Scales” and Emirati director Layla Kaylif for “The Letter Writer”. Layla Kaylif was presented with the USD 100,000 prize, and she also received an IWC timepiece. Aspiring Emirati director […]

3 Filmmakers Nominated For 2015 IWC Filmmaker Award at 12th Dubai International Film Festival

3 Filmmakers Nominated For 2015 IWC Filmmaker Award at 12th Dubai International Film Festival

  Three talented directors have made the shortlist for the prestigious IWC Filmmaker Award at the 12th Dubai International Film Festival taking place from December 9 to 16, 2015, with the winner receiving a cash prize of USD 100,000. The IWC Filmmaker Award supports filmmakers from the Gulf in taking their project from script to the big screen. The nominees for the highly-coveted 2015 IWC Filmmaker Award are: Qatari director Khalifa Al Muraikhi, for his project […]