Red Sea International Film Festival announced
today the program details, competition lineup and industry initiatives of its first edition at a press
conference held in Al-Balad Historic Jeddah, Bait Qabil.

Set to take place March 12-21 at the UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Festival will shed light
on local talent as well as bringing a diverse selection of films to Saudi Arabia.

Festival Director Mahmoud Sabbagh and Artistic Director Hussain Currimbhoy announced a
total of 107 features and shorts that will screen in the Festival.