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Tuesday, 02 June 2015 14:28
In Memoriam: Faten Hamama From 4 to 5 June, the Doha Film Institute and the Cultural Village Katara honour the illustrious career of the late Faten Hamama. Known as the Lady of the Arabic Screen, the talented and prolific actress…
Friday, 04 April 2014 17:31
In partnership with the Austrian, German and Swiss Embassies in Doha, the Doha Film Institute presents Perspektive Kino. Curated by the Institute, the four-film series brings recent German-language cinema to Doha in a spirit of cultural exchange and the celebration of cinematic excellence. Barbara…
Friday, 28 February 2014 21:16
  DON’T MISS ELITE SQUAD TONIGHT   'Waste Land' Directed by: Lucy Walker Country: Brazil - UK Genre: Documentary Runtime: 99 mins Year: 2010 Language: English, Portuguese with Arabic and English subtitles Rating: PG An uplifting documentary highlighting the transformative…
Tuesday, 04 February 2014 11:04
Fourteen-year-old Laura Dekker sets out on a two-year voyage as the youngest person ever to attempt sailing around the world alone. After a year-long battle with Dutch authorities that sparked a global storm of media scrutiny, Laura finds herself far…
Monday, 13 January 2014 08:15
Synopsis ‘Hekayat Khaleejiya’ is a quarterly screening series dedicated to showcasing cinematic voices from the Gulf region. Taking place at the Museum of Islamic Art, the series presents films accompanied by Q&A sessions with the filmmakers to gain insight into…
Tuesday, 14 January 2014 08:09
Doha Film Institute presents a five-week filmmaking challenge, combining all the fundamental elements of making a movie: screenwriting, cinematography, production, direction and editing. Participants will write, produce, shoot and edit six compelling short films, which will look at themes of…
Wednesday, 25 December 2013 09:00
Winner of the Grand Jury Prize for Best Dramatic Feature and the Audience Award for US Dramatic Film at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival, and widely touted to be the film of the year, ‘Fruitvale Station’ tells the true story…
Monday, 09 December 2013 11:13
12-14 December A day of pride and community, celebration and appreciation for all, Qatar National Day 2013 is just around the corner and we want you to show us what the great state of Qatar means to you! Take the…
Wednesday, 27 November 2013 13:28
Qatar’s newest festival, Doha Film Institute’s Ajyal Youth Film Festival, opened on 26 November amid a flourish of celebrity faces from the Arabic film fraternity, and a host of other dignitaries from government ministries and from a number of embassies.…
Sunday, 24 November 2013 22:44
  Bring the whole family to the Ajyal Family Weekend on 29 and 30 November to enjoy all kinds of fun activities during the Ajyal Youth Film Festival. All events at Ajyal’s Family Weekend are free and offer activities for…

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