Prepare Yourself! The Dubai International Film Festival to showcase the very best Cinema from Around the Globe this December
“What a great experience being part of the IWC Filmmaker Award jury has been. The region is a treasure chest of stories and thus the submissions were brilliant. I am proud to participate with such a noble initiative that supports the ambitions and aspirations of the region’s filmmakers.”
Emily Blunt
Unique array of Cinema Announced for Second Slate of DIFF’s Muhr Gulf Short
Online Registration Now Open for 13th Dubai International Film Festival
DIFF Announces the Latest in Arab Film for the Highly Anticipated Muhr Short Category
Dubai International Film Festival Launches the Dubai Investors Club
Three Gulf Directors Compete for IWC Filmmaker Award
Enter a Whole New World: Virtual Reality Adds a New Dimension to DIFF’s 13th Edition
DIFF’s Children’s Red Carpet Gala ‘Swallows and Amazons’ Is an Adventure for The Whole Family
DIFF Raises International Offering as Thirteen New Films Join Cinema of The World lineup
DIFF Completes Arabian Nights Line-Up with Further Titles from the Region
DIFF Fuses Storytelling and Realism in Festival’s First Virtual Reality Lineup
Ten Films Complete DIFF’s Impressive Muhr Feature Lineup
First Array of Compelling Cinema to Celebrate New Perspectives on the Middle East with Arabian Nights
Adiyta Chopra’s Highly Anticipated ‘Befikre’ to World Premiere at The Dubai International Film Festival
Enjaaz Supports Regional Filmmakers at DIFF 2016
DIFF to Annually Present Exceptional Arab Films for Golden Globe Consideration
The World of Lumiere Films to Showcase at DIFF’s 13th Edition
Friends of the Festival - Here’s your chance to experience DIFF as a VIP!
Star Trek Beyond premiere and global release showcase Dubai as a leading film production hub in the Middle East
Movie Magic at the Madinat Arena as DIFF Announces Gala Screenings
“You show your film around the world, in Europe, Japan and Brazil and people tend to laugh and cry in the same places. I think that’s what unites us this human experience.”
Danis Tanovic
Founding Sponsors Dubai Duty Free, Emirates and Madinat Jumeirah Return to support DIFF for 13th Year
Help us bring the Power of Film to Life This December at The Leading Film Festival in The Region
Diverse Career of Rekha Celebrated with Prestigious DIFF Lifetime Achievement Award
Relish in the Most Exclusive Cinema Experience with DIFF’s ‘Friends Of The Festival’ Package
The ‘Road to DIFF’ Reveals Film and Star Experience in Exciting Build Up to the 13th Festival
DIFF Opens its Doors to Ambitious Writing Talent with 2016 Young Journalist Award
Outstanding Musical Careeer of Oscar Winner Gabriel Yared to be Recognised by Lifetime Achievement Award at DIFF 2016
Dubai International Film Festival and Dubai Cares Present The Global Gift Gala For The Third Year Running
DIFF to Premiere Vibrant Array of Cinematic Shorts from the Gulf Region
RIP Egyptian star Mahmoud Abdel Aziz. He left our world after touching so many hearts & inspiring so many minds. He'll be forever remembered
Regional Excellence Celebrated with First Lineup of Talent for DIFF’s Muhr Feature Category
DIFF’s Prestigious Cinema of The World Programme Continues to Grow
Screen International to Launch Arab Stars of Tomorrow at DIFF
DIFF Will Showcase World’s best As First ‘Cinema Of The World’ Film Selection Announced
DIFF Welcomes the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences
DIFF Announces Final Films to Join Muhr Short Competition
DIFF to Honour Cinema Legend Samuel l. Jackson with Lifetime Achievement Award
Image Nation Abu Dhabi and Dubai International Film Festival Partner to Champion Gulf Filmmakers
Muhr Winners are now eligible for Oscars nomination – learn more
DIFF’s Free Open Air Screenings Return in Partnership with Meraas at The Beach
Thirteen UAE Filmmakers to Compete for DIFF’s Renowned Muhr Emirati Awards