Image Nation Partners With the Dubai Film Market (DFM) To Expand Its Training and Development Programme
Submissions open for the Dubai Film Connection (DFC) and Enjaaz to Champion Arab Filmmakers
Dubai Delegation Heads to Hong Kong International Filmart
Oscar Nominee Jake Gyllenhaal to Receive Variety’s ‘International Star of the Year’ Award at DIFF 2015
Zayed University Middle East Film Festival to honor top five films
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DIFF featured in CONDÉ NAST TRAVELER’S list of top film festivals worldwide for the second year running
The Dubai Film Connection Announces The Shortlist Of Exciting New Projects For 2015
“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
RIP Syrian director Nabil Maleh - one of the most significant contributions to the history of Syrian filmmaking. He was the first Syrian director to learn his craft abroad, in Prague (1964) and has ever since created some of the most important Syrian films that have inspired many. ‪#‎Syria‬ ‪#‎UAE‬ ‪#‎Dubai‬
Dubai Film Market Strengthens Its Initiatives to Promote Arab Cinema
“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
DIFF Wraps a Successful 12th Edition and Film Line-Up Receives 21 Oscar Nominations
DIFF Celebrates Catherine Deneuve’s Exceptional Career with Lifetime Achievement Award
Muhr Winners are now eligible for Oscars nomination – learn more
Regional Film Community unites to #SUPPORTARABCINEMA
DIFF’S Founding Sponsors Dubai Duty Free, Emirates and Madinat Jumeirah Continue Their Support of the Region’s Leading Film Festival