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Fereshteh Taerpour (producer), Negar Azarbaijan (director), Niki Karimi (actress and director) and Ghazal Shakeri (actress) are Iranian representative at the gala. (Image: Press TV)
06:23 GMT

Four Iranian female cineastes have participated in the Global Women’s Cinema Conference held in NY.

September 18, 2014

ADFF will open with the first letter of the alphabet, "From A to B". (Image: IMDB)
07:52 GMT

For the first time ever in the festival's history, a locally produced film will raise the curtain.

September 15, 2014

The Cairo International Film Festival will be held at the Cairo Opera House 9-18 November, 2014. (Image: Al Ahram)
06:11 GMT

The organisers of the 36th Cairo International Film Festival, scheduled to be held between 9 and 18 November, share their plans to revamp the state-run event.

September 10, 2014

This little gem brought Jordanian Director Naji Abu Nowar the award for Best Director. (Image: Facebook)
13:14 GMT

Critics say Marhaba to filmmakers from the Middle East; four Jordanian films received special recognition at this year's Venice International Film Festival.

September 9, 2014

A scene from the star-studded film The Prophet (Courtesy of www.tiff.net).
13:00 GMT

The second Ajyal Youth Film Festival, presented by the Doha Film Institute, will host the Middle East premiere of Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet.

Wael Kfoury got up close and personal with Wafa Al Kilani on "The Judge" (Image: Facebook)
10:14 GMT

We've seen him judge others on Arab Idol, but now Wael Kfoury gets questioned by Wafa Al Kilani on the show "Al Hakam" (The Judge) that's aired on MBC1.

September 8, 2014

Seeking Nabila Obeid-- brought to you by Rotana
17:59 GMT

Rotana brings us a new talent show - 'seeking Nabila Obeid.'

Daila Al Buhairi leads Egypt into the latest reality race show with
16:56 GMT

Brace yourself, or even steel yourself for the latest MBC talent show this season -- it's "Qawi Qalbak" (Fortify your heart! Grit your teeth)

Saleh Nass directs "Central Market", debuted at the Calgary International Film Festival.
05:00 GMT

The short film Souq Al Markazi (Central Market) made its way from Bahrain all the way to Canada where the weather is cold, but the feelings about the film are warm!

September 3, 2014

Three-time Oscars nominee, An Education, is hitting Bahrain tonight.
09:15 GMT

Looking for something fun to spice up the night in Bahrain? Check out this memoir by British journalist Lynn Barbar.

August 25, 2014

Nour el Sherif is the leading male actor in "Cairo Time." (Image: Facebook)
14:09 GMT

Nour el Sherif and Mervat Amin are set to return in a new film after 14 years of not working together!

August 24, 2014

This image released by Universal Pictures shows Scarlett Johansson in a scene from "Lucy." (Image: AP/Universal Pictures, Jessica Forde)
11:25 GMT

Scarlett Johansson’s thriller “Lucy” debuted in first place at the box office in Lebanon last weekend. Did it have anything to do with her kiss with Amr Waked? Hmmm!

August 21, 2014

Arab media criticized Egyptian actor Amr Waked for kissing his Jewish co-star Scarlett Johansson in the Hollywood film "Lucy." (Image: Al Arabiya)
13:55 GMT

Arab media criticized Egyptian actor Amr Waked for kissing his Jewish co-star Scarlett Johansson in the Hollywood film "Lucy."

August 20, 2014

Less CGI, more real deal will be the name of the game for the next Episodes.
04:19 GMT

Star Wars: Episode VII will be a little more old school, it seems.

August 18, 2014

"Copts Island" takes a closer look at the region's top minority. (Image: courtesy of Copts Island Facebook)
08:00 GMT

The documentary by Ahmed Rashwan is a significant step in cinematic portrayals of Egypt's largest minority.