When aspiring Qatari filmmaker Hend Fakhroo heard that Mira Nair's "The Reluctant Fundamentalist" would be headlining the fourth Doha Tribeca Film Festival this month, she was ecstatic.
Digital storytelling came to Doha this week as a duo of events at the fourth annual Doha Tribeca Film Festival distilled the art of transmedia for both industry insiders and aspiring filmmakers alike.
Twenty-seven film projects from the Middle East and North Africa have been granted funding by the Doha Film Institute, the cultural and education arm of the Doha Tribeca Film Festival, which runs…
Dozens of Qatari business leaders gathered Sunday afternoon at the St. Regis Doha for a Doha Film Institute panel on film financing, yet another installment in DFI's long-term bid to build a…
Doha's ancient marketplace, Souq Waqif, was fully modernized Saturday night as Mira Nair's "The Reluctant Fundamentalist" opened the fourth installment of the Doha Tribeca Film Festival, marking its…
The Doha Tribeca Film Festival, the annual culmination of year-round activities of the Doha Film Institute, will feature plenty of family-friendly fare, fest execs announced this week.
The fourth installment of the Doha Tribeca Film Festival, the annual culmination of the film production and education activities of the Doha Film Institute, will open with a film that oozes local…
Regional showcase grows as Doha Institute nurtures homegrown pics
When Tunisian documentary filmmaker Nadia El Fani touched down in Israel last week, she made a little bit of history.
As Israelis awoke on the morning on Nov. 7, Romney was conceding the 2012 presidential election, and "Eretz Nehaderet," the searing Israeli sketch comedy show, had released a meme showing Prime…