On 29 November 2019 in Zagora, Morocco, Nadeem Al-Abdalla gave a knowledge presentation titled “Morocco in the English Language Films” during the Arab-African International Documentary Film Festival.
This was a partial data show consisting of 40 slides showing a selection of English language movies filmed in, or set in, Morocco between 1920 and 1980. Each slide gave an overview of the film, actors, directors, awards and the involvement of Arab actors where applicable.
More than 100 English language films have been made relating to Morocco between the beginning of the 20th century and 1980. Also, more than 120 films relating to Morocco were made in other languages, including French, Spanish, German and Italian, during this period of time