The films will be featured as part of the programme running between February and April.
Abu Dhabi’s Warehouse421 has teamed up with Cinema Akil to bring the ninth season of Blessed be the Searchers, an online programme that will screen award-winning films from Sudan, Oman, Palestine, Saudi Arabia and Egypt.
The programme will also feature conversations with some of the filmmakers, producers and crew members.
Starting February 24, the diverse schedule of six films will be screened online between February and April.
Films that will be shown across the programme include Sudanese feature film You Will Die at Twenty directed by Amjad Abu Alala, Morad Mostafa’s short film Ward’s Henet Ward, Last Visit by Abdulmohsen Aldhabaan, Muzna Al Musafer’s Omani film Clouds, Sunday at Five an Egyptian film by Sherif El Bendary and Ameen Nayfeh’s Palestinian film 200 Meters.
Each film will be available for seven days and free to view with limited access via Warehouse 421 website.