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DIFF Journal
Mon Oct 30, 2017
Journal Feature
Condé Nast Traveller Shorties
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Sun Oct 29, 2017
From Cannes to DIFF: Five Captivating Films Set to Impress Dubai’s Movie-Loving Crowd
After impressing audiences and critics at the 70th Cannes Film Festival back in May, 5 fantastic films are set to have their MENA and GCC premieres at our 14th edition this December.
Thu Oct 19, 2017
From London to Dubai: 3 Arab Films That Will Make A Splash at DIFF
As the BFI London Film Festival comes to a close, three fantastic Arab films are making their way from London to Dubai at the upcoming 14th edition of DIFF.
Fri Oct 13, 2017
London Film Festival: Five Reasons Why Enjaaz-supported Wajib Offered A Unique Perspective On Arab Cinema
Supported by Enjaaz and winner of the DIFF Award at the 2015 Dubai Film Connection, Wajib is the only Arab film playing in official competition at the BFI London Film Festival.
Sun Oct 8, 2017
Arab Cinema Strongly Represented at the BFI London Film Festival
The BFI London Film Festival is set to showcase a number of strong Arab films that impressed critics and audiences in several international film festivals earlier this year and that offer wonderful portraits of life in the Arab world from different viewpoints and perspectives.
Sun Sep 10, 2017
8 Films that Stole the Spotlight at Venice
The Venice Film Festival wrapped up yesterday with a major Golden Lion win for Guillermo del Toro’s Shape of Water, which became the first English language to nab Venice’s highest honor in almost a decade
Sat Sep 9, 2017
Journal Feature
Which Films Sparked Oscar Buzz at Venice?
The Venice Film Festival wraps up in 2 days and it’s been a fantastic competition with the right mix of European, American, Arab and Asian films all competing for the Golden Lion
Sun Sep 3, 2017
Arab Cinema Shines at Venice
Which Arab films are grabbing spotlights and headlines at Venice? Here’s a rundown…
Thu Aug 31, 2017
Venice Film Festival Lights Up The Lido With New Films By Visionary Filmmakers Who Inspired DIFF Audiences In The Past Decade
The 74th Venice Film Festival kicked off yesterday and cinephiles will be enjoying 10 days of audacious, intriguing and unique cinema from all around the world
Thu Dec 15, 2016
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.
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