Haifa al-Mansour (Saudi Arabia)

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Sub-subject: Haifa al-Mansour (the second most powerful Arab woman in the World). Film Director. Syllabus:

  1. The Saudi film-maker Haifa al-Mansour: the second most powerful Arab woman.
  2. Impact on Arab society of the documentary “Women Without Shadows”
Sub-subject “Haifa al-Mansour: the second most powerful Arab woman” is studied…
  1. Masters (e-learning): International Business, Muslims countries, and BRICS Countries (Saudi Arabia)
  2. Professional Doctorates: Islamic Countries, Ethics, Religion, and Business

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Master International Business for Saudi students

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Sample of the sub-subject: Haifa al-Mansour:
Haifa Al-Mansour

Sub-Subject Description: Haifa Al-Mansour (Saudi Film Director):

  1. Saudi Film Director Haifaa al-Mansour (1974, Saudi Arabia - the Middle East) is considered the second most powerful Arab Women in the World according to the magazine “Arabian Business.”
  2. Religion: Mrs Haifaa al-Mansour is Muslim
  3. Haifaa al-Mansour has created three short films and “Women without Shadows,” a documentary, which has influenced a new generation of Film Directors in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
  4. In his country, the work of Haifaa al-Mansour is both praised and vilified for encouraging debate about tolerance, the perils of Orthodoxy, and the need for the citizens of Saudi Arabia to take a critical vision with their ancestral customs; normally these topics are treated as taboo.
  5. His film “Wadjda” was selected to the Oscar for Best Foreign Language.
  6. Haifaa al-Mansour had to lead the outdoor scenes in Riyadh from inside a bus (in Saudi Arabia segregation between men and women are applied).
  7. Haifaa al-Mansour was supported by Rotana, the film production enterprise of His Royal Highness Prince Alwaleed bin Talal.
  8. Rotana is the largest producer in the World of Arabic music and a famous company of Arabic films, with a catalogue of more than 2,000 Arabic films.

Haifaa al-Mansour belongs to the Arab Economic Area of the Islamic Civilisation.

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