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Queens by Yasmine Benkiran, presented in development at the first edition of the Atlas Workshops, and in the 2021 Films in production or post-production section, is selected at the Venice International Film Critics' Week.

The Damned Don't Cry by Fyzal Boulifa, presented in development at the first edition of the Atlas Workshops in 2018, is selected in competition at the Venice Days.

Fragments from Heaven by Adnane Baraka, presented at the Atlas Workshops 2020 Films in production or post-production section, is selected at the Locarno Film Festival.

Under The Fig Trees by Erige Sehiri, winner of the Post-production Prize of the Atlas Workshops in 2021, was selected at the Directors' Fortnight of the Cannes Film Festival.

Youssef Chebbi's Ashkal, presented at the development section of the Workshops in 2019, was selected at the Directors' Fortnight of the Cannes Film Festival.

The 4th edition of the Atlas Workshops will be conducted online from 22 to 25 November 2021

Feathers by Omar El Zohairy, winner of the Post-production Prize of the Atlas Workshops in 2020, wins Nespresso Grand Prize and FIPRESCI Prize at La Semaine de la Critique of the Cannes Film Festival

The Gravedigger’s Wife by Khadar Ahmed, winner of the Post-production Prize of the Atlas Workshops in 2019, is selected in competition at La Semaine de la Critique of the Cannes Film Festival. The film is produced by Misha Jaari.

Feathers by Omar El Zohairy, winner of the Post-production Prize of the Atlas Workshops in 2020, is selected in competition at La Semaine de la Critique of the Cannes Film Festival. The film is produced by Juliette Lepoutre and Pierre Menahem.

We Are From There by Wissam Tanios, presented at the post-production section of the Workshops in 2018, was awarded Best Arab Film and Best Non-Fiction Film at Cairo International Film Festival.