Gulf Air is the Official Carrier of the first edition of the Bahrain Film Festival, due to be held from March 4-8, 2020.
The sponsorship is part of the airline’s strategy to support various activities that are aimed at enhancing the cultural, artistic and tourism scene in the Kingdom of Bahrain
Deputy CEO, Gulf Air, Captain Waleed Al Alawi stated: “Gulf Air has a track record in supporting such events over the years. We will transport festival guests to participate in this promising festival which is part of the esteemed Spring of Culture calendar of events. Bahrain is well known for its efforts to enrich the cultural movement and enhance its position as a cultural hub in the region.”
Meanwhile, president, Bahrain Cinema Club (organiser of the event), Nader Al Maskati added: “We praise Gulf Air’s efforts as the national carrier in supporting local events aimed at promoting art and culture, as well as positioning Bahrain on the global map of art and culture.”
The Bahrain Film Festival will support young talents in Bahrain and the Arab region by discovering and encouraging content creators and film enthusiasts.