The Worthy will have its Middle East Premiere at the Dubai International Film Festival.
The Ali Mostafa directed film had its World Premiere at BFI London Film Festival in October and will now screen at DIFF before a general release in 2017.
The Worthy is set in a dystopian future which has been plunged into chaos due to a chronic water shortage. The story follows a small group of survivors seeking refuge with the only clean remaining water source in the area.
When two visitors infiltrate their compound, they soon become pawns in a test for survival, where only one of them shall be chosen worthy.