The fourth Abu Dhabi Media Summit has set "Leveraging the Digital Age" as its theme, with speakers from Twitter, Payleven, edX, Walt Disney International, Viacom, Discovery Networks International…
The Arab world's film festival landscape is undergoing changes, partly due to the disruptive impact of post-Arab Spring turmoil in such countries as Egypt but mostly prompted by a concerted effort…
Egyptians are hoping things settle down soon, but they are very concerned. Case in point: producer Mohamed Hefzy.
Emirati helmer Ali F. Mostafa ("City of Life") will shoot "A to B," a road movie about three Western-educated Arab youths who travel 1,500 miles from Abu Dhabi to Beirut in memory of their deceased…
The Middle East conjures many images -- from oil-rich sheikdoms to the exotic spires of Riyadh to the uprising in Tarhir Square. But perhaps a more uniform image should be that of hoardes of hip…
The sixth edition of the Abu Dhabi Film Festival concluded Friday with a streamlined awards ceremony that saw the Venice preemed "Araf -- Somewhere In Between," by Turkish helmer Yesim Ustaglu, nab…
Can you create an entertainment industry where there wasn't one before, in a part of the world where it's barely tolerated?
The 6th Abu Dhabi Film Festival kicked off in high gear Thursday with stars Richard Gere, Nate Parker and helmer Nicholas Jareki strutting down the red carpet of the Emirates Palace for the Middle…
With Bill Gates and Ari Emanuel among the headline acts, the Abu Dhabi Media Summit is aiming to consolidate its status as a heavy-hitting global gabfest after moving to a new October date.
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Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$30.1M Fox -29.51%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$974,415 Cumulative:$212.9M Warner Brothers -37.02%