• Saudi Arabia's GCA Chief On Building An Industry, Avoiding China's Pitfalls & Changing Perceptions - Cannes Studio

    7 days ago - By Deadline

    Amid the opening of Saudi Arabia 's movie theaters and a push to send an overall message that the Kingdom is open for business, representatives of the General Culture Authority and the Saudi Film Council had a huge first-time presence at the Cannes Film Festival this year. GCA CEO Ahmad Al-Maziad came by Deadline's Cannes Studio to discuss how the Kingdom is developing guidelines for content, its ongoing discussions with Hollywood and lessons learned from China as well as...
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