August 13, 2012

UAE Receives Silver Medal in Top Class at Expo 2012

The UAE Pavilion at EXPO 2012 Yeosu Korea has been awarded a Silver Medal for its creative display. With over 100 participating countries, categorised into A, B, and C classes, depending on their level of participation, the UAE was assessed alongside ten other major nations in the top-rated A Class.

Its imaginative films, all of which were strongly focused on the theme of Living Ocean and Coast, were selected by the judges for their high quality and strong impact on audiences. The main film showing in the pavilion, The Turtle, has drawn considerable praise from critics and visitors alike. The international judging panel of the B.I.E. Medal Awards made special mention of the film in their comments at the award ceremony, prior to the closing of the three-month exhibition.

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