E. Nina Rothe

Founder and Managing Editor
E. Nina Rothe is a journalist and blogger who was born in Florence, Italy and grew up in New York City. She has written for Vogue Italia, Harper’s Bazaar Arabia, Cosmopolitan Middle East, The Art Newspaper, Empire Arabia, Tehelka, The National, Bespoke, Thrive Global, Firstpost and Flaunt Magazine. From 2011 to 2018 she contributed regularly to the Huffington Post US and its Italian edition, writing mainly about film and culture in the Middle East. Nina has moderated masterclasses and public talks with the likes of Ralph Fiennes in Cairo, Meg Ryan in Locarno, Annemarie Jacir, Haifaa al-Mansour, Andrei Konchalovsky and French photographer Brigitte Lacombe at DFI's Qumra. She has served on juries for the Abu Dhabi Film Festival, Zurich Film Festival, El Gouna FF and Karama Yemen Human Rights Festival. Moving Image Middle East is her passion project.