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Hungry for something DIFF-erent

Hungry for something DIFF-erent

The popular and well attended DIFF makes Kipp thinks there is a genuine thirst for independent cinema. Will somebody up the ante?

December 14, 2011 4:10
 
Dubai’s 8th run at a DIFF-erent perspective on films

Dubai’s 8th run at a DIFF-erent perspective on films

Eight years on, the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) may have created a global profile for itself attracting a handful of indie films but it's still definitely a work in progress.

December 12, 2011 4:51
 
In Pictures: Emirati Films to look out for this DIFF

In Pictures: Emirati Films to look out for this DIFF

We’ve picked some of the most promising films…at least from the outskirts for the 2011 Dubai International Film Festival.

December 5, 2011 3:43
 
Kipp’s DIFF round up

Kipp’s DIFF round up

Although the Dubai film festival has become an established annual event, many in the Emirate still miss out on the best of modern cinema. Let this year be the DIFFerence.

December 9, 2010 4:03
 

DIFF unveils the Arab world’s first and only comprehensive film market

‘Script to screen’ consolidation creates unprecedented access to film and talent from Middle East, Asia and Africa

September 13, 2010 3:14
 
What’s the DIFF?

What’s the DIFF?

Dubai’s film festival begins on December 11. A Kipp writer wonders: why does Dubai have a film festival when it only has a handful of Emirati filmmakers?

December 10, 2008 3:09
 
And the gloves come off…

And the gloves come off…

Former DIFF founder and CEO, Neil Stephenson is back in court. But this time in the UK

December 3, 2008 2:53
 
Desert epics or art-house flicks?

Desert epics or art-house flicks?

Few know for certain what will emerge from the Middle East’s new love affair with Hollywood. We look for clues in a recap of recent movie deals.

September 16, 2008 7:55