Dubai: based Films by Nomad, a leading and multi-award-winning documentary film production company, has been named in the prestigious Realscreen Global 200 list for 2023; the only GCC-based company to make the list.Compiled by Realscreen, a leading global trade publication for the non-fiction film industry, the hotly anticipated annual list outlines the world’s top 200 production companies working in non-fiction and unscripted screen content. It is compiled with input from broadcast and streaming executives, agents, distributors, production peers and other stakeholders in the industry. Companies included on the list represent the world’s finest documentary film production companies.Founded in 2010 by Phil Griffiths and Zoe Griffiths, Films by Nomad has been trusted to share some of the Middle East’s most compelling and unique stories, including Discovery Network’s COVID-19: Dubai, which detailed the UAE’s handling of the pandemic and the impact of Covid-19 on its residents. To date, Films by Nomad has produced over 14 documentaries and documentary shorts, with eight more currently in development.According to Tim Swain, Group CEO of Block N, the parent company of Films by Nomad, the inclusion on the list highlights not only the professionalism and focus of Films by Nomad’s diverse, world-class team, but also highlights the sophistication of the region’s filmmaking industry as well as the captivating people and rich stories that exist here: “Films by Nomad is deeply focused on storytelling and work that aims to create impact, shape opinions and change hearts and minds. We are honored to play a role in amplifying important stories to a global stage so our inclusion on the Realscreen Global 200 list feels particularly special.”“As one of the Middle East’s longest standing production companies, we have seen a tremendous amount of growth in the region’s documentary filmmaking ecosystem and we are proud to play an instrumental role in that development,” he added.Along with Film by Nomad’s work with Discovery Networks, the production house’s uncompromising focus on quality and their in-house roster of talent has meant that the company regularly works with some of the world’s highest profile broadcasters including National Geographic, Warner Bros, Discovery, ESPN and OSN, and brands such as Disney, Emirates Airline, Image Nation and Porsche.Within 2023, Films by Nomad’s parent company Block N also plans to add two new companies to its portfolio – alongside Films by Nomad and Production by Nomad - with details to be released soon.