MIDPOINT Institute has selected five authors from the Writers´ Room workshop, an international and diverse writers' room simulation under the supervision of established and successful European/US showrunners and writers.
Only Writers In The Building is co-hosted by Berlinale Series Market and it is designed by TorinoFilmLab and MIDPOINT Institute, two leading European organisations, specialised in audiovisual training and development, which play a key role in nourishing the film and TV series industry with new emerging talents, equipped with the necessary tools to perform in a professional writers’ room.
Farah abou kharroub serves as a jury member of 9th be2can film festival in prague
The Jury Prize went to Ali Abbasi's The Holy Spider as "a thought-provoking film where, in addition to the well-crafted aesthetic of the thriller and the excellent performance of the actors, the jury highlighted the importance of co-productions and support for such stories that were filmed despite censorship," adds juror Farah Abou Kharroub (Film Europe)
"The Seven Villages" won the best short documentary award during the 15th Arab Short Film Festival in Lebanon
"The Seven villages" during Aesthetica Art Prize: Future Now Symposium 2021
The Symposium will run 28 April – 1 May and the On Demand until 31 May. Accreditations will apply 28 April – 31 May and will give you access to the entire Symposium including live sessions with our speakers, portfolio reviews, and over 100 films by the most exciting talent.
watch the "seven villages"
during 37th famufest
(28. 4. – 2. 5. 2021)
Young filmmaker’s Farah Abou Kharroub’s insight into a dramatic family history which is not entirely over. Over the course of one video call, family members share their experiences as Palestinian refugees in Lebanon. Their statements are accompanied by dynamic animation.
- Adéla Drdová.
- Adéla Drdová.
"The Seven Villages" shortlisted for Magnesia Award by the czech film and television academy
The jury composed of Pavel Horáček (Anifilm), Karel Spěšný (Prague Short Film Festival), Daniel Vadocký (Art Film Fest Košice), Martin Horyna (Karlovy Vary IFF) and Vítězslav Chovanec (Czech Film Center)
10th Aesthetica short Film Festival (UK)
Presenting the Facts: Documentary Filmmaking
"The Seven Villages" (2020) Official competition selection
23 ji.hlava academy
Selected with the animated short documentary in development "The Seven Villages"
East doc platform prague 2019
Selected as an Observer and pitched "The Seven Villages" for the tutors and experts in the Platform