The Foundation of the International Film Festival of Marrakech, non-profit organization, was created on the initiative of His Majesty the King Mohammed VI in July, 2002.
It was state-approved, according to the decree n°2-02-571 of 4 joumada I on 1423 (in July 15th, 2002).

The Foundation has essentially for object, to organize an annual film festival ” The International Festival of the Movie of Marrakesh ” and any events relative to it aiming at encouraging the film creation, its promotion and its distribution in the Kingdom of Morocco and in the world.

The Board of directors of the Foundation is chaired by His Royal Highness Prince Moulay Rachid.

The Board of directors of the Foundation gathers besides the President, two deputy vice chairmen, a General Secretary and a Treasurer.

The headquarters are locatel in Rabat, Avenue Addolb, Secteur 13, Bloc P, N°13, Hay Riad. Morocco