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Dubai Film Festival chiefs cancel 2018 edition, promise 2019 relaunch

Rumours has swirled around future of festival, key film event in Middle East.

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Mystery swirls around future of Dubai International Film Festival

Festival was major event on Arab cinema calendar.

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Sandy Powell and Bennett Miller named as masters at Doha's Qumra event

They join Zvyagintsev, Weerasethakul and Rosi for event, which runs March 9-14.

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Annemarie Jacir's 'Wajib' scoops top prize at Dubai Film Festival

Other winners include Heaven Without People, The Blessed and Taste Of Cement.

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Marwan Hamed to direct Adham Sabri adaptation (exclusive)

Adham Sabri: The Man Of The Impossible will be the first entry in a franchise.

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Yousry Nasrallah to lead Arab Entertainment Experience

Arab Format Lab producing script lab.

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Dubai 2017: Screen's dailies

Browse Screen International’s daily magazines from the Dubai International Film Festival here.

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'The Syrians' triumphs at Dubai Film Connection

Refugee drama takes $25,000 prize.

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Cinemas could return to Saudi Arabia as early as April 2018

Multiplexes could soon be built in the country.

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Arab filmmakers protest Donald Trump's Jerusalem declaration

Protest launched at Dubai Film Festival.

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Arab Critics Awards adds jury, documentary category

Second edition of awards looks to expand.

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SVoD still not driving production in Arab region

Local filmmakers have found the arrival of the steaming giants problematic.

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Bassam Jarbawi's 'Screwdriver' wraps West Bank shoot

Debut feature comes from Rimsh Film and US outfit Dialectic.

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TVision plots adaptations of Ezzedine Choukri Fishere's thrillers

The Killing Of Fakhreddine and Abu Omar Al-Masry set for film treatment.

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'Camera': Dubai Review

A video camera found deep in the desert reveals the truth behind a series of mysterious deaths.

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'Cactus Flower': Dubai Review

Two Egyptian women find themselves thrown out onto the busy streets of Cairo.

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'The Charmer': Dubai Review

An Iranian man seeking a Danish bride finds romance increasingly dark and complex.

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'The Blessed': Dubai Review

Disillusionment and generational frustrations come to the surface as an Algerian couple celebrate their 20th wedding anniversary

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'Burnout': Dubai Review

Three story strands interweave against the backdrop of contemporary Morocco.