We're not likely to get a docu on the 2011 Egyptian revolution with greater scope, at least not in the immediate aftermath of those momentous events.
More than just a local showcase, Mid East events are starting to capture global attention.
As region booms, these events are becoming essential stops on the global fest schedule.
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$37.1M Sony / Columbia -63.56%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$968,406 Cumulative:$58.9M Fox -77.28%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$733,441 Cumulative:$18.0M Focus -84.99%
Impressive direction doesn't entirely compensate for script weaknesses in Leila Kilani's visually accomplished debut.
The backstory is almost a movie itself: A couple of young helmers self-produce their first feature using friends and family as actors, get some money from Abu Dhabi's Sanad fund and go on to win a…
A crumbling house keeps its inhabitants protected from the chaos outside while figuratively trapping them in their destinies.
Iraqi helmer Mohamed Al-Daradji was awarded Variety's Middle East Filmmaker of the Year award at the Abu Dhabi Film Festival on Tuesday.