The Dubai Film Festival will be showing five films for children, including The Peanuts Movie.


The Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF), which runs Dec 9-16 this year, has released the lineup for its ‘Cinema for Children’ programme.

The list of five films includes The Peanuts Movie, which brings back Charlie Brown and the gang for a new 3D animated adventure.

The Peanuts Movie will be released in the US on Nov 6 and in the UK on Dec 21. Read Screen’s review here.

As previously reported, the festival’s Muhr feature film competition will feature 18 titles selected from across the Arab world.

The lineup:

The Peanuts Movie, dir. Steve Martino

Valley of the Knights; Mira’s Magical Christmas, dir. Thale Persen

Rainbow, dir. Nagesh Kukunoor

Savva. Heart of the Warrior, dir. Maksim Fadeev

Birds of Passage, dir. Olivier Ringer