Since 2006, the Muhr competition has emerged as a definitive platform for Arab film, nurturing and rewarding filmmaking excellence in the Arab world. The competition has helped to raise profiles of award recipients on the international stage and drawing attention to cinema from the region. The competition is adjudicated by prestigious international juries.
Who’s eligible for the Muhr Emirati Awards?
Directors originating from the UAE are eligible to submit their films to the competition.
Who’s eligible for the Muhr Feature and Shorts Awards?
Film-makers originating from the Arab world, with films whose subjects are related to their regions, are eligible to submit their films to the competition.