Wednesday, March 16, 2011

April 11 - 20, 2011

Gulf Film Festival 2011 is delighted to host a Master Class with internationally acclaimed Iranian filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami. For the first time in the region, the celebrated director of more than 40 films (Taste of Cherry, the Koker Trilogy and Certified Copy) will mentor participants through every practical aspect and stage of filmmaking. 

Participants will have the opportunity to directly interact with Kiarostami, gaining unique insights into his approach to filmmaking and also share their own ideas for his review.

The Master Class is open to all GCC residents. For more information on participating in the Master Class please visit the Gulf Film Festival Website.

Kiarostami accepting a lifetime achievement award from Martin Scorsese in the Marrakech International Film Festival.