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Sunday, June 05, 2016

The Middle East Film and Comic Con Wins Middle East's Best Exhibition Award for the Second Year Running

The Middle East Film and Comic Con Wins Middle East's Best Exhibition Award for the Second Year Running

DUBAI, June 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

For the second year in a row, the Middle East Film and Comic Con has been recognized
as the Best Exhibition (Consumer and Trade) at the Annual Middle East Event Awards
ceremony held at Madinat Jumeirah last week. The award was presented at a stunning
ceremony attended by the leaders of the events industry with fierce competition across all
categories. The organizers behind MEFCC, The Alliance LLC were honored to receive the
award after having been nominated in the same category for their second flagship event of
2015 as well; Games Middle East, the region's premier gaming festival.

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The MEFCC is now in its fifth year and has grown dramatically since its debut show in
2012, making its mark as the region's definitive pop culture convention.  Now established
as one of the UAE's top events the 'Con' as it's popularly known continues to draw an
increased number of guests, exhibitors and talent to Dubai from across the world! With an
explosion of enthusiasm every year the event celebrates the talent & passion of regional
fans & the entertainment industry as the Middle East continues to increase its
contribution to the dynamic world stage of film, TV, games and comics. With content that
appeals to all ages, nationalities and genders, the MEFCC is committed to not only
creating more opportunities for the Middle East's creative and entrepreneurial talent but
also providing a platform that crosses cultural boundaries, encourages self-expression and
provides an exciting experience for geeks and non-geeks alike!  

With an aggressive growth strategy, 2016 will see further expansion of the pop culture
scene across the UAE with the 2nd edition of GAMES Middle East, now back at the Dubai
World Trade Center, in September, alongside premiere shows The District and ANI:ME in Abu
Dhabi, reinforcing The Alliance's reputation as pioneers in entertainment and pop culture

"We are extremely grateful to be recognized by our peers and to be considered amongst
some of the industry's best event producers," said Ben Caddy, CEO of The Alliance LLC.
"And this award is a testament to the unparalleled dedication, professionalism and passion
from all of The Alliance team alongside our extended family of partners, suppliers and
volunteers," Caddy added. "Our sincere thanks go out to everyone who helped make the MEFCC
what it is today including the fans and this award for the 2nd year running is for all of
those people who've been on this crazy journey with us," concludes Caddy.

About MEFCC 

The Middle East Film and Comic Con is the region's largest popular culture festival
showcasing Film, TV, Sci-Fi, Animation, Gaming, Manga, Comics, Collectables and more.
 Fans can meet celebrities, buy exclusive merchandise, take part in creative workshops &
competitions, compete in gaming tournaments or just relax with friends and family.



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