Who are we

L’organisation du festival est une initiative du Centre Marocain pour les Initiatives de Développement (CMID) qui est un centre d’entreprenariat social fondé en 2016 par un groupe de professionnels et qui s’est donc donné pour objectif majeur de promouvoir l’entreprenariat culturel, social, sportif et écologique au Maroc. Dans cet esprit, Le CMID s’est donné pour mission d’organiser le Festival International du Film Rabat-Comedy, en tant que projet culturelle d’envergure qui réunira des professionnels du cinéma national et international et qui créera de la valeur pour la ville de Rabat, ses habitants et toutes les parties prenantes.

L’équipe

The Rabat-Comedy festival is led by a multidisciplinary team. It is chaired by the author, director and producer, Mr Chaquir Achahbar.

Schedule

Competition program

The 3rd edition of the Rabat-Comedy International Film Festival will be held from June 26 to 30, 2022. This edition will be organized in the Renaissance movie theater, in Rabat.
For the competition, the festival will present two categories of comedy films: the short film and the feature film. In addition, out-of-competition screenings and professional activities will also be organized for the benefit of festival-goers.

The festival

The Rabat-Comedy International Film Festival is the first film festival in Africa and in the Muslim world exclusively dedicated to comedy. The festival offers an opportunity for unique feature and short comedy films from around the globe, to compete and share their messages. In addition to the official competition, special screenings are also organized as well as meetings with film directors, actors and other professionals. The festival offers also training sessions and master classes related to comedy in cinema.

Sponsors and partners