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DIFF Journal
Thu Dec 15, 2016
Journal Feature
The force was strong on the closing night
It was a star-studded grand finale to DIFF 2016 – in more ways than one yesterday.
Wed Dec 14, 2016
Fashion and film come together at DIFF
Last night was proof that DIFF is all about putting on a show – on and off the screen.
Wed Dec 14, 2016
Director Lenny Abrahamson captures the Room
The final Forum session at this year’s Dubai International Film Festival with Irish director Lenny Abrahamson finished all too soon.
Tue Dec 13, 2016
Stars collide for DIFF Global Gift Gala
The glamour stakes went through the roof at last night’s glittering charity fundraiser, The Global Gift Gala, hosted by the Dubai International Film Festival and the UAE-based philanthropic organisation Dubai Cares.
Mon Dec 12, 2016
Journal Feature
Mon Dec 12, 2016
Stars of SNL Bil Arabi ‘keep it fresh’
Who said Arabs aren’t funny? Whoever did has been proved wrong this year, following the airing across Arabia on OSN of its regional version of the US cult show ‘Saturday Night Live’.
Mon Dec 12, 2016
Andie MacDowell talks gender, career, modelling and Hugh Grant
Andie MacDowell is stunning. Considering she’s been a face of L’Oreal for over 30 years
Sun Dec 11, 2016
Manchester by the Sea stirs emotions
The mortifyingly sad story of ‘Manchester by the Sea’ left few dry eyes in the Madinat Arena on Sunday when it debuted in the region.
Sun Dec 11, 2016
Questions fired at Westworld stars Hemsworth and Wright
On Sunday morning, screened in the beautiful Madinat Theatre, was the very first episode of ‘Westworld’.
Sat Dec 10, 2016
Guests awarded with conversation with Academy President
She may not be a familiar face on the big screen, but behind the scenes Cheryl Boone Isaacs is one of the most influential figures in the film industry.
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