The Muhr Awards have honoured more than 200 Emirati, Arab, Asian and African film-makers and talent, thereby raising their profile on the international stage and drawing attention to cinema from the region. Adjudicated by prestigious international juries, the Muhr Awards present 25 honours and distribute prize money of more than USD562,000 in the short films, features and documentaries categories.
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 Arab and AsiaAfrica Awards?
Film-makers originating from the Arab world, Asia and Africa, with films whose subjects are related to their regions, are eligible to submit their films to the competition.