How to Create a Festival in MENA and How to Be Part of it

Amani Semaan by Elena Kukoleva


Coordinated by Amani Semaan (Lebanon) festival director, Beirut and Beyond

There’s a story behind every festival, whether it starts by coincidence or as a manifestation of a public policy, every edition is a learning curve. Questions this session tackles include: How to develop the local scene, create a regional platform and involve the international professionals? How to best curate? Who to involve? Who to partner up with? How to follow your vision as a festival director and face challenges?

Please note that slots are very limited and distributed on a first come, first serve basis - therefore please sign up now to secure your slot in this One-to-One Mentoring Session. Just follow the link (left) "Sign up for this session here!"