Creative Media Authority (CMA) is the champion of Abu Dhabi’s vibrant creative sector, with a mandate to develop and empower a sustainable, collaborative and multidisciplinary industry across the emirate. The authority brings together Abu Dhabi’s ecosystem of organizations in sectors such as film and TV production, and digital content.
Creative Media Authority implements an agile, transparent regulatory framework that streamlines processes, enables the private sector, and delivers initiatives and policies that accelerate growth in the industry. By harnessing synergies across the whole sector, it works to develop the best facilities, the best talent and the best opportunities in Abu Dhabi.
CMA oversees established creative organizations including Image Nation Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi Film Commission, as well as training and development initiatives such as Creative Lab and Arab Film Studio.