Richard Dreyfuss to celebrate 40 years of 'Jaws' at DIFF

Published November 30th, 2015 - 01:12 GMT
Jaws, Spielberg's breakthrough major motion picture, is credited with being one of the first 'blockbusters' and remains one of the most influential and gripping adventures in motion picture history. (Savethecat.com)
Jaws, Spielberg's breakthrough major motion picture, is credited with being one of the first 'blockbusters' and remains one of the most influential and gripping adventures in motion picture history. (Savethecat.com)

It's one of Steven Spielberg's most iconic movies that made many of us think twice before heading to the beach. The Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) will pay tribute to the Academy Award winning director's suspenseful masterpiece Jaws as it marks its 40th year anniversary. The special complimentary presentation screening will be hosted at THE BEACH, opposite JBR and will be attended by legendary actor Richard Dreyfuss.

Jaws, Spielberg's breakthrough major motion picture, is credited with being one of the first 'blockbusters' and remains one of the most influential and gripping adventures in motion picture history.

Dreyfuss, an Academy Award winning actor, known for movies such as The Goodbye Girl, American Graffiti and Close Encounters of the Third Kind said, "I am delighted to be invited to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Jaws at The Dubai International Film Festival. In my career I've always been quietly proud of being associated with a movie that has lost none of its power, even 40 years later."

Whether you're seeing Jaws for the first time or the fiftieth, everyone will enjoy watching the film. You won't want to miss this once-in-a-lifetime experience on December 12 at 7pm.


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