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As the new Director of the Global Film Expression Initiative and IEFTA Partnerships, I am delighted to share our Fall Newsletter.  I hope you’ll notice continuity of purpose and familiarity of collaborations, alongside new opportunities, new filmmakers and new directions to explore.   ...

Marco Orsini, steps down as President of IEFTA with Lacey Tu accepting the role of Board President, and Lianne Llewellyn is the new Director of the Global Film Expression initiative and IEFTA Partnerships....

Marco Orsini Steps Down as President of IEFTA...

Amir El-Shenawy (Egypt) with his Feature Documentary project American Dream, Marwa Zein (Sudan) with her feature fiction project, 'Lily’s Double Planet', and Zahraa Ghandour (Iraq) with her feature documentary 'Women of my Life' will all receive development grant funds from Red Sea Fund....

Aya Yusuf (Egypt) with her project Samar "Before the Final Picture", and Amir El-Shenawy (Egypt) with his project "American Dream", have both been selected as grantees for the AFAC Documentary Program. ...