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Tarot was created during the 48 Hour Film Project, an international competition which challenges filmmakers to create a film in two days. (File photo)
May 06, 2015 - 18:15 GMT
As part of the French Institute’s film festival, 11eme Festival Des Rencontres De L’Image, the short film Tarot will be screened at the French Institute.
Winners were named in a ceremony marking the end of the festival in Tehran on Saturday. (Press TV)
May 05, 2015 - 18:02 GMT
33rd Fajr International Film Festival awards announced on Saturday.
International and local movies will be played for free in impoverished areas in Cairo. (Egypt Independent)
May 05, 2015 - 17:56 GMT
A group of young people launch free street cinema initiative in Cairo.
The 90-minute production was commission by the ruler of Sharjah Sheikh Sultan Muhammed al-Qasimi. (Photos courtesy of Multiple and Spinifex Group)
May 04, 2015 - 14:41 GMT
Billed as “the greatest story ever told,” the production was just awarded the prize for Best Visual Spectacular at the London-based Event Production Awards.
Check out these Iftah Ya Simsim characters. Shams will soon jump in!
May 04, 2015 - 07:50 GMT
Shams, the newest addition to Iftah Ya Simsim's muppet family will make an appearance at the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair from May 7 to 13.
Sameh Fathy has published a second volume on hand-painted Egyptian film posters. (Ahram)
May 03, 2015 - 13:19 GMT
Sameh Fathy has published a second volume on hand-painted Egyptian film posters.
April 30, 2015 - 16:59 GMT
Post-Civil War America will come to life on icflix.com for Middle Eastern viewers.
Ian McShane got a gig based in Dubai. (Courtesy of movieplayer.it)
April 30, 2015 - 09:57 GMT
Ian McShane has become Hollywood's go-to villain, and now he's bringing his wicked talent to the region for the animated film about real-life leader, Bilal bin Rabah.
As part of the AFAC Film Week, which finished in Cairo last week, two panel discussions raise issues of local distribution, digital alternatives, social justice, and how films can create change. (YouTube)
April 30, 2015 - 08:43 GMT
As part of the AFAC Film Week, which finished in Cairo last week, two panel discussions raise issues of local distribution, digital alternatives, social justice, and how films can create change.
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April 28, 2015 - 11:16 GMT
Showtime's hit series "Homeland" will soon be finding a new shooting location outside the Middle East.
The official poster of the film
April 19, 2015 - 10:23 GMT
Image Nation Abu Dhabi announced today that its slate of UAE-produced films will now be available on iTunes.