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Hepta features a star-studded cast that includes Hany Adel and singer-actress Anoushka. (File photo)
May 19, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Hadi El Bagoury's 'Hepta: The Last Lecture' has become the highest-earning romantic film in Egyptian cinematic history in the three weeks since its release.
The film, directed by Ayman Jamal's Barajoum studio, will be released worldwide in September. (File photo)
May 18, 2016 - 17:26 GMT
The film, directed by Ayman Jamal's Barajoum studio, will be released worldwide in September.
The 21-year-old model looked fabulous in a black and white ensemble. (Instagram)
May 17, 2016 - 07:44 GMT
The 21-year-old model looked fabulous in a black and white ensemble.
The film, directed by Omani filmmaker Salim Bahwan, addresses the issue of mehr (dowry) and its effects on society.  (Busan Film Festival)
May 15, 2016 - 13:39 GMT
The fifth Arab Film Festival in Busan and Seoul in Korea will be held from May 26 to June 1 and will also feature films from Iraq, Morocco, Tunisia, Jordan, UAE and Algeria.
Egyptian actor Hany Adel (L) takes a selfie on the red carpet with cast members ahead of the screening of the film
May 15, 2016 - 10:21 GMT
After opening ‘Un Certain Regard’ at Cannes, ‘Eshtebak’ receives international standing ovation.
Director Nasri Hajjaj in Cannes this week. (electronicintifada.net)
May 15, 2016 - 10:01 GMT
‘Munich: A Palestinian Story’ by director Nasri Hajjaj claims German police, not Palestinian hostage-takers, killed Israeli athletes at 1972 Olympics.
The ad was released seven weeks ago. (Screenshot)
May 13, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Halwani's chicken ad has been viewed nearly one million times on YouTube.
Raya Abirashed at the Angry Birds photocall at the Cannes Film Festival, May 10 2016 (AFP/Loic Venance)
May 11, 2016 - 12:24 GMT
The Scoop with Raya presenter and Angry Birds star was told by doctors that she couldn't fly to the Dubai premiere!
Inspired by true events, Bilal is the story of a boy who dreams of becoming a great warrior but is abducted with his sister and taken to a land far away from home. (Al Sharq)
May 11, 2016 - 08:25 GMT
Cannes Film Festival kicks off today, marking Emirati Bilal's world premiere.
Nelly Karim stars in Clash, the only film from Egypt to be screened in Cannes' official selection. (IMDB)
May 10, 2016 - 13:42 GMT
The Egyptian director's film about political clashes, starring Nelly Karim, will feature in the festival's 'Un Certain Regard' section.
Ezz El-Din Khaled, 19, was ordered release on EGP 10,000 bail but the prosecution appealed the decision and Khaled remains detained. (File photo)
May 10, 2016 - 13:16 GMT
The move follows the arrest of its youngest member on Sunday on charges of 'inciting protests, and uploading videos insulting state institutions'.
The premiere of the Arabic Angry Birds took place on May 7 at VOX Cinemas in Dubai and was attended by the crew of the movie, including Robert. (Twitter)
May 10, 2016 - 08:22 GMT
Arabic ‘Angry Birds’ movie premiers in the UAE.
Daenerys Targaryen is taken by the Dothraki in episode one of season six. (HBO)
May 08, 2016 - 09:49 GMT
The mountain ranges of Westeros, forts galore, the city of Yunkai, the Weirwood tree and more are all found in Oman!
Although Mahmoud claims to have shied away from direct political rhetoric in his work, he did not always manage to avoid politically infused messages. (Photo: still from Nawara)
April 28, 2016 - 12:55 GMT
The executive producer of Nawara says that film audiences want their money's worth, but it's still possible to make a purposeful and profitable movie.
Ms Gadot's pro-IDF stance means she's not their kind of Gal. (Movie Pilot)
April 25, 2016 - 11:03 GMT
The Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement in Lebanon has called for a ban on 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice' because it stars the Israeli actress.
Director Udi Aloni courted controversy by criticizing Israel despite the film being funded by Israel's Culture Ministry.  (Forward.com)
April 23, 2016 - 10:50 GMT
Udi Aloni's Junction 48 tackles discrimination in Israeli society in a controversial film that has already won an award at the Berlin Film Fest.