Manarat Al Saadiyat, Abu Dhabi
December 19, 2017 – May 8, 2018
Welcoming a brand new film season at Manarat Al Saadiyat, Cinema Akil is proud to present Film at Manarat al Saadiyat, featuring a lineup celebrating the finest in a wide spectrum of must-see contemporary international films spanning the past five years.
Film at Manarat Al Saadiyat will run from December 19th until May 8th featuring bi-monthly screenings in the main auditorium. Curated with a wide range of audiences in mind, the program will capture the moment in the developing story of bringing an arthouse cinema to the heart of the Saadiyat Cultural District.
We are the place and space in Abu Dhabi for art, cultural activities and community events; where everyone can come together to share, consider, and create all types of creative artistic expression. Set in the heart of Abu Dhabi’s cultural hub of Saadiyat Island, Manarat Al Saadiyat is a haven for anyone and everyone to hang out, relax, be inspired and explore a diverse range of artistic expressions. Discover an exhibition, exchange ideas, enjoy delectable food, attend a talk or enjoy a movie… Manarat Al Saadiyat is your destination. We celebrate Abu Dhabi’s booming diversity and creativity and also encourage innovative art projects We support entrepreneurship and encourage grassroots initiatives developed by in our communities.
Our main objective is to create a vibrant, experimental community platform where visitors can be part of a cultural experience that is inspired by a diverse public programme including exhibitions – from both international and UAE artists – special events, art fairs, panel discussions, workshops, and educational initiatives. We are the place open to all… and we welcome all segments of audience interested in cultural expression.