The seventh edition of the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) is showcasing vignettes of life in Egypt as perceived by some of the most creative filmmakers from the country. These include a World Premiere of one of the much-awaited films, Six, Seven, Eight, and a Middle East Premiere in addition to a powerful feature on contemporary city life, Cairo Exit, opening the Cultural Bridge segment.
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During his visit to the seventh Dubai International Film Festival next week, A-list American actor and director and international social and political activist Sean Penn will participate in a public ‘In Conversation With,’ question-and-answer session with fans from across the nation on Monday, Dec. 13 at the First Group Theatre, Madinat Jumeirah, from 7pm to 8pm. Tickets to the event, priced at AED 25, are on sale now
The renowned TV stations, Rotana and Fox channels, will host a reception for the region’s business and cultural elite as well as international guests and delegates linked to the seventh Dubai International Film Festival.