Not long ago, Egypt's domestic film market was the envy of the Middle East.
The financial crisis, rising production costs and rampant piracy have packed a wallop to the Middle East's longstanding film hub, dropping the number of productions from nearly 60 in 2006 down to…
If Dubai catches cold, does neighboring Abu Dhabi get a sniffle?
Over the past three years, the oil-rich emirate of Abu Dhabi -- once virtually unknown within the entertainment biz -- has emerged as a source of funding and a center of operations for key segments…
With Abu Dhabi now firmly established as a presence in Hollywood, the emirate is turning its attention to its home turf, which it hopes to make into a hot spot for international shoots and an…
Abu Dhabi Media Co. has tied up with Endemol Sport to launch HD English Premier League channels in English and Arabic.
In a move that indicates Abu Dhabi's rising prominence as a global media and entertainment brand, the Middle East Film Festival has been renamed the Abu Dhabi Film Festival and launched a $500,000…
The Gulf Film Festival closed Wednesday, with the Iraqi Kurdish film "Kick Off" nabbing the feature prize.
The BBC is pushing Arabic drama onto the Web -- five frantic minutes at a time.