December 23, 2014
Covering the life and death of a mother in war-torn Syrian, "The Mother" directed by Bassel al-Khatib premiered at Damascus-based Cinema City on Sunday
They were screened at the Abu Dhabi Film Festival, and now these four films are in the running for Best Foreign Language Film Award at the 2015 Oscars.
December 16, 2014
Moroccan film critic Noureddine Sail reveals the triumphs and challenges regional film production and festivals face.
December 15, 2014
Beating out "Hunger Games: Mockingjay" by a long stretch, the controversially Caucasian "Exodus: Gods and Kings" is North America's no. 1 movie right now.
December 14, 2014
Suha Arraf's debut at the big screen with Villa Touma has brought much heated discussion. More details about the highly-controversial movie inside...
"The Theory of Everything," a film based on Stephen Hawking and his wife's life, made it to the big screen at the Dubai International Film Festival.
Looking out for local interests too, the Dubai International Film Festival that's currently underway has included 17 films in its Enjaaz program.
December 8, 2014
There will be so much sweet cinema being screened at this year's Dubai International Film Festival. The 10 best of 32 films that were made in 48 hours and submitted on time will premiere as a part of the festival.
The trauma of a kidnapping by ISIL contrasts with the romantic tale of two lovers in the Syrian town of Rablah is told on screen via Iranian director Abbas Rafei's new film "Songs of My Homeland".
December 7, 2014
The Egyptian National Film Festival runs 5-12 December. Screenings are being held in two halls at the Cairo Opera House, in addition to Alexandria's Freedom Centre for Creativity.
December 4, 2014
Mahmoud Yacine celebrated last month when his war film was finally allowed to screen after its 10-year ban!
December 2, 2014
Yet another reason Emirates can take pride in their country on UAE National Day! Their own desert in Abu Dhabi's Western Region has been seen by more than 25 million viewers on the YouTube teaser for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens".
December 1, 2014
Rupert Murdoch, the owner of 21st Century Fox responded to harsh criticism over the lack of ethnic diversity in Ridley Scott's Exodus: Gods and Kings.
November 30, 2014
The real deal was released on Friday, but a couple days before that a very well made fake came out. In both clips, a very familiar UAE desert is visible.
November 26, 2014
People of Egypt, the ban has been lifted: You can now watch Haifa Wehbe's "Halawet Rouh" in theaters!