Talks and Workshop

Young Media Leaders

Young Media Leaders equips Emirates-based youth with knowledge and skills to develop careers in print journalism, photojournalism, digital media and broadcast journalism as emerging leaders in UAE media.

UAE Theatre Circle – Online Talks Series by Karim Rashid

Abu Dhabi Festival’s annual UAE Theatre Circle aims to provide relevant, high quality training to emerging Arab-language theatre makers residing in the UAE as part of ADMAF’s commitment to nurturing the national theatre sector. To inspire, inform and equip emerging Arab-language

Riwaq Al Fikr – National Academic Partners

Since its launch in 2010, Riwaq Al Fikr, the Abu Dhabi Festival’s annual discussion series has fostered insightful dialogue between leading intellectuals, experts, practitioners, and the general public. Highlighting ADMAF’s commitment to life-long learning, Riwaq Al Fikr has become an integral part of the Abu Dhabi Festival.

Art Amid Covid

Curated by Emirati artist Jalal Luqman, this series of interviews with leading creatives in the Emirates is part of Abu Dhabi Festival’s Riwaq al Fikr Talks Series.

Al Ain Film Festival

In its third edition from 23-27 January, 2021, Al Ain Film Festival is collaborating with Abu Dhabi Festival as its strategic cultural partner to support the development of young filmmakers and spread the culture of cinema in the UAE.