‘ON.DXB’, a new regional festival designed to support talent development in the media and entertainment industries will be held at Dubai Studio City from November 21-23.
Dubai Studio City - Sound Stages, Dubai
21 November 2019, 12:00 AM
23 November 2019, 12:00 AM
A new media, music and entertainment festival is coming to Dubai. ON.DXB is set to be UAE version of the famous South by Southwest, a gathering of major industry names from across regional and international media, entertainment and content-development industries.
ON.DXB is an innovative model aimed at attracting and enhancing the best talent in the region. The event illustrates the role and vision of Dubai Media City in creating a conducive environment for major international companies through to startups in the media and entertainment sectors.
An initiative of Dubai Media City in cooperation with the Dubai Film and TV Commission, ON.DXB will host industry participants including filmmakers, music producers, videographers, animators and game.
The festival will be held from Thursday, November 21 until Saturday, November 23. It is set to "include engaging sessions, keynote talks, live pitches, workshops and panel discussions led by international experts and major companies across the film, game, video, and music industries".
ON.DXB will provide a platform for sharing knowledge and experience within content creation, production and distribution, as well as identifying best practices that support the growth and development of the industry. It also enhances the ability of regional content and media professionals to remain at the forefront of trends and developments, while directly contributing to the future of these industries locally and regionally, in terms of advanced levels of excellence and global competitiveness.
Don't miss out on the film screenings and live music from international and regional performers during this three-day event.