14 February 2018
The only way to know the truth is to see it with your own eyes. That is what Julia Leeb, a filmmaker and photographer, shared with a roomful of media and communication students, along with faculty,...
09 February 2018
Following its overwhelming critical acclaim at major international film festivals including Cannes and Toronto, 2016 Qumra Master Naomi Kawase’s modern classic Radiance (Japan, France/2017), will be...
14 December 2017
Venice Golden Lion winning Russian director and writer Andrey Zvyagintsev (Leviathan, Loveless), Cannes Palme d’Or winning Thai filmmaker and visual artist Apichatpong Weerasethakul, and the only...
03 December 2017
The third session of Ajyal Talks, the insightful discussions held as part of the Ajyal Youth Film Festival, presented by the Doha Film Institute, followed the screening of Kate McLarnon and Sky Neal’...
09 November 2017
The fifth Ajyal Youth Film Festival, presented by the Doha Film Institute from Nov. 29 to Dec. 4, has expanded its community outreach this year with the launch of ‘Al Ahali’ programme for parents....
22 July 2017
Doha Film Institute has underlined its commitment to encouraging cultural exchange through film at the Giffoni Film Festival, the largest children’s film festival in Europe, held in Italy. Leading...
23 May 2017
The Doha Film Institute today announced that 29 film projects from 16 countries have been chosen for its Spring Grants 2017, which supports regional and international first- and second-time...
08 March 2017
Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar, in collaboration with its home campus, VCU School of the Arts (VCUarts) today announced details for Tasmeem Doha 2017, their biennial international art and...
05 March 2017
Talents based in Qatar today highlighted the role that Qumra, the industry event by the Doha Film Institute, plays in opening new doors of opportunity for their projects, especially in facilitating...
04 March 2017
Qumra, the industry initiative by the Doha Film Institute to nurture the new generation of filmmakers, helps in promoting inter-festival collaboration by providing insights into promising new voices...
04 March 2017
The third edition of Qumra, the industry initiative by the Doha Film Institute, commenced with a celebration of Modern Masters and New Voices in cinema, with accomplished filmmakers and industry...
10 September 2016
Internationally celebrated Egyptian artist, Wael Shawky, shared his perspective on contemporary narratives of uncertainty and change, as well as his unique methodologies as an artist, storyteller,...

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