The pavilion of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia participating in “Expo 2020 Dubai” sheds light on the cinematic scene in the Kingdom, as part of the activities of the second window of its new cultural program “16 windows”, which celebrates the various cultural sectors that make up the features of the Saudi cultural scene.
The cinema hall in the Kingdom’s pavilion showed a number of Saudi films, which reflect the quality and originality of creativity, and the strength of Saudi talents working in the film field. And the cartoon movie “Legends of the Coming of Time”, with three shows for each one throughout the day.
The short film “Fifty Thousand Images” by Saudi director Abdul Jalil Al Nasser, is one of the most prominent Saudi cinematic productions that appeared on the scene during the past year, as the film succeeded in winning a number of prestigious awards during its tour in a number of film festivals, including the “Sharjah Film Festival”. The International Children’s Film Festival, which was awarded the Best Gulf Short Film award, as well as the Dublin Arab Film Festival and other Arab and international festivals.
The event also included the screening of the movie “Legends of the Coming of Time”, which is part of a cartoon series of the same name, produced by the “Manga Productions” company affiliated with the Mohammed bin Salman (Misk) Charitable Foundation. Millions of views, by highlighting some of the most beautiful Saudi heritage stories and stories from the Arabian Peninsula that grandmother “Asmaa” tells to her grandchildren and their robot cat “Anis”, through which she seeks to provide advice and judgment of the past in the form of events and time stations, while the beauty of this film lies It celebrates the Arabic language and connects children to the future, as well as providing inspiring creative content.
On the other hand, the organizers of the Kingdom’s pavilion at “Expo 2020 Dubai” organized a unique cinematic experience, through a special cinema hall, established specifically for this show, with an interactive experience with movie stars and world superheroes in action series (animation). The experience was attended by wide participation from different nationalities and age groups, while the front yard of the pavilion was filled with visitors.
The new interactive experience included the opportunity to take a 360-degree panoramic image in the external cinema hall, to then conduct a rapid dramatic image processing and convert it into an integrated video clip amid scenes from adventure and action films, the designers of which derived their locations from the nature of the Kingdom and the future city of NEOM. Add artistic effects that simulate the adventure of wandering between tall buildings or practicing skiing. After completing this experience, visitors can receive a copy of the film, via e-mail.
The Kingdom’s pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai had announced the launch of the “16 Window” cultural program with the aim of supporting and promoting the diverse sectors of culture, talent, sites and creativity in the Kingdom, and to show the true essence of Saudi culture by combining the best Saudi expertise and competencies working in the field of thought and culture. and creativity.
The various activities, which will extend over 16 weeks, are designed to be launched as a unique cultural experience that takes the audience on a communicative and interactive journey, with the aim of building a unique experience that attracts visitors to the Kingdom’s pavilion at the international exhibition, in line with the strategic axes of the Kingdom’s Vision 2030, which is to build a vibrant society and a prosperous economy. An ambitious country.
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