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Winners 2017

Dubai Film Connection Award Winners - 2017

DIFF Award – USD 25,000

Winning Project: The Syrians
Director: Mohamed Ismail Laouti
Producer: Willy Rolle

ART Award – USD 10,000

Winning Project: You Will Die at Twenty
Director: Amjad Abu Alaa
Producer: Hossam Elouan

Hideaway Entertainment Award – USD 10,000

Winning Project: The Unwanted
Director: Anwar Boulifa
Producer: Bertrand Faivre

Cinescape/Front Row Award – USD 10,000

Winning Project: The Alleys
Director: Bassel Ghandour
Producer: Rula Nasser

Centre National du Cinema (CNC) Award – Euros 5,000

Winning project: Dirty, Difficult, Dangerous
Director: Wissam Charaf
Producer: Charlotte Vincent

Cannes Producers Network offered five complementary accreditations to the following producers:

1. Haider Rashid, EUROPA
2. Willy Rolle, THE SYRIANS
3. Jessica Landt, I DREAMT OF AN EMPIRE
4. Nayla Al Khaja, ANIMAL
5. Anissa Daoud, GOD BLESS BUDDIES
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