07 March 2018
The Doha Film Institute will screen 17 captivating films as part of Qumra 2018, the annual industry event being held from March 9 to 14, at Souq Waqif and the Museum of Islamic Art. The screenings,...
03 March 2018
A line-up of expert speakers will lead the Qumra Talks this year, who will discuss new and emerging trends in film, media and the creative industry, the Doha Film Institute (DFI) has announced. A...
23 February 2018
Qumra 2018, presented by the Doha Film Institute, will be held March 9 to 14, 2018, hosting more than 150 international film industry experts who will mentor 34 Qumra projects, mostly helmed by first...
18 February 2018
Sandy Powell, Order of the British Empire (OBE), Oscar® winning British costume designer (The Young Victoria, The Aviator, Shakespeare in Love), and Oscar® nominated director, Bennett Miller (Capote...
14 February 2018
The Doha Film Institute has partnered with GOBELINS, l’école de l’imagein Paris, a leading animation school, to offer comprehensive animation workshops to Qatar-based talents. A global reference in...
03 January 2018
An impressive range of 35 projects by first, second-time and established MENA filmmakers from across the world including eight from Qatar have been selected by the Doha Film Institute for its Fall...
25 December 2017
The Doha Film Institute has opened submissions for the region’s first-ever week-long Series Lab in January 2018 for directors, writers and producers working in serialised content in Qatar and other...
16 December 2017
Aspire Zone Foundation (AZF) marked this year’s Qatar National Day (QND) on Saturday by hosting QND activities for all community members to enjoy, including lively parasailing performances by the...
05 December 2017
Films on gender stereotyping, family relationships, and cultural barriers were recognized at the Ajyal Youth Film Festival’s “Made in Qatar.” The films, produced by Northwestern University in Qatar (...
03 December 2017
The second session of Ajyal Talks, the insightful discussions held as part of the Ajyal Youth Film Festival, presented by the Doha Film Institute, shone a light on how periods of struggle can lead to...
02 December 2017
In anticipation of tonight’s screening of one of the most popular events at the Ajyal Youth Film Festival, Made in Qatar, a series of roundtable discussions were held earlier today between members of...
01 December 2017
Saturday Dec. 2 is the fifth Ajyal Youth Film Festival, presented by the Doha Film Institute, offers a mixture of family fare, animated features and inspiring documentaries, as well as a special...

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