October 9, 2012
In an embarrassment to Lebanese songstress Maya Diab, the video for her new single has been delayed, even after a rumoured $1 million was spent on production.
October 8, 2012
Lebanon has officially banned 'Fetih 1453' after worries that it would be insulting to Orthodox Christians.
October 4, 2012
What can we expect from this year's Beirut International Film Festival?
October 3, 2012
Syria's Sulaf Fawakhirji is not about to let Syria's war interfere in her first traditional drama experience, set in 'old Sham'.
Film-lovers get ready for the world premiere of 'Blind Intersections' at Beirut's International Film Festival on wednesday evening.
October 1, 2012
This year’s Abu Dhabi Film Festival (ADFF), which hits the emirate next month, is expected to entice movie-goers with a highly anticipated line up of Hollywood blockbusters and foreign films.
September 26, 2012
A new non-scripted series that will pitch filmmakers from the Gulf, India and Singapore against each other is set to be launched soon. Contestants will be split in teams and tasked with making documentaries to reflect the UN’s Millennium Development Goals.
Iranian film 'Mourning' confounds expectations with its theme of hope.
Abu Dhabi announces their line-up with a guest appearance by Richard Gere.
September 25, 2012
Turkish film "Fetih 1453" (conquest) enjoyed a star-studded premiere at Cairo's Golden Stars cinema on Monday.
The number-two in Egyptian filmmaking brings dreams of Italy back to Cairo.
September 24, 2012
Palestine’s 20th-century history of settler-colonial dispossession and resistance has long provided opportunities to tell simple stories of right and wrong.
September 23, 2012
Government and entertainment world combine in Egypt to make a film in response to the infamous 'Innocence of Muslims' movie.
September 22, 2012
Director of her biopic is keen but will the Egyptian actress bite?
September 20, 2012
They Egyptian actress's new role is in 'Cairo Mecca' but the director says it's nothing to do with the Holy City.