Dubai International Film Festival 2013

See some of the best independent and blockbuster movies at the Dubai International Film Festival.

Friday, 6th - Saturday, 14th December 2013
9 days
Arts / Culture / Theatre, Community, Live Entertainment

The Dubai International Film Festival is an annual celebration of film and those behind some of the best and most unique films out in the world. The event attracts film buffs from around the world to Dubai with this year’s red carpet guests including the acclaimed Martin Sheen, Cate Blanchett, Zac Efron, Mark Ruffalo, Jim Sheridan, Rooney Mara and the inimitable Andy Serkis with whispers of Christian Bale and Casey Affleck who may join in.

From the Indian side of things the DIFF invites Priyanka Chopra, Ranveer Singh, Arjun Kapoor, indie film favorite Irrfan Khan and Javed Jaffrey. As for the Arab film industry, the DIFF invites Yousra, Nelly, Hassan Yousuf, Ezzat Al Alaily, Turkish actress Meltem Cumbu and many more.

The festival will screen films in four different locations which are the Mall of the Emirates cinemas, The Madinat Jumeirah theatre and arena as well as the free screenings outdoor at the Burj Park, also known as the Screen on the Green. Tickets to each film can be bought online.

This is one of the most prestigious and hotly anticipated events on Dubai’s calendar and brings fame and film to residents while entertaining and educating the public through the art of film.