International Council for Film,Television
and Audiovisual Communication (ICFT)



Abu Dhabi Film Festival (ADFF)



Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Founding year: 2007
Contact: +971 2 401 1900

Held annually in October, ADFF aims to encourage and foster the growth of filmmaking in the Arab world by showcasing movies from the region alongside standout productions from prominent international filmmakers.
A total of 76 feature films and 34 short films from over 35 countries competed for the Black Pearl Awards.