For the Film Library, materials will become a part of the circulating or other in-house library collections at Zayed University. At least one copy will be located in the Abu Dhabi Audiovisual Collection; others may be added to the Emirates Collection. Copies may also be placed in the Dubai library.
A minimum of three copies of each item is requested.
Materials sought include:
Book publications in Arabic and English about UAE films
UAE Film Archive Collecting Objectives
In addition to at least one access copy of all books and films, the UAE Film Archive seeks the following materials:
Master original print films
Master digital film versions, uncompressed or otherwise downsampled
Dialogue lists for translation/subtitling
Media materials (newspaper clippings, interviews, magazine articles)
Written or recorded interviews (oral histories) from filmmakers, actors, and others, especially from earliest UAE productions
"Swag": hats, t-shirts, any other promotional item
Film Festival materials: posters, flyers, brochures, schedules