DIFF Is Hiring

DIFF Career Fair 2

Be part of the Dubai International Film Festival’s 10th Edition DIFF’s Annual Career Fair to be held on Thursday, 12th September at the Meydan IMAX Theatre, home to the largest cinema screen in the region This December, Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) will celebrate 10 years of cinema as they embark on the decennial edition […]

DIFF Volunteer Recruitment to be held second week of November

DIFF 2010 Volunteers

Volunteer recruitment drives for the eighth Dubai International Film Festival, held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President & Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, will be held from November 12 to 14, 2011, at the Knowledge Village auditorium. The three volunteer sessions will offer hundreds the […]

DIFF announces annual painting competition for school students

DIFF 2009 Painting Competition

  The Dubai International Film Festival, the leading film festival in the region, held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President & Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, has announced its annual painting competition for school students. Students aged 5 to 12 years from schools across Dubai […]

Dubai Film Market selects Arab titles for post-production funds

Hercule v Hermes

New slate includes films from Egypt, Morocco, Lebanon, Palestine, Jordan Enjaaz supports 22 features, documentaries in three years Enjaaz, the post-production fund of the Dubai International Film Festival’s Dubai Film Market, today provided a first look at 12 of the most promising upcoming films from the Arab world and Arab filmmakers. The announcement coincides with […]

DIFF 2011 Career Fair to offer short-term vacancies for UAE residents, nationals

DIFF Career Fair 2

Opportunities on offer across Festival operations from registration to red carpet The Dubai International Film Festival, one of the most anticipated events on the UAE’s cultural and social calendar, is offering UAE residents and nationals the opportunity to join its ranks and deliver an outstanding 2011 edition. The eighth edition of the Dubai International Film […]

Dubai International Film Festival wins two Stevie® awards

DIFF 2010 Winners

The Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF), organised under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President & Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, has won two awards at the eighth annual International Business Awards. The leading film festival in the region was named ‘Distinguished Honouree’ in the IBA’s Best […]

Dubai International Film Festival ISO 9001:2008 certified

DIFF Receives ISO 9001 2008 Certification

Rigorous continuing audit will ensure better customer, partner, supplier experiences The Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) has been certified to ISO 9001: 2008 standards, as confirmed by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance (LRQA). The certification, an advance over the Festival’s previous three-year ISO 9001: 2000 certification, makes DIFF the only known festival in the world to […]

DIFF honourees shine at Cannes Film Festival

Cast and Crew of Microphone at DIFF 2010

Talented filmmakers from Egypt, who won honour and recognition at various editions of the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF), are leading the country’s first-ever special tribute at Cannes Film Festival. To be held from May 11 to 22, the prestigious Cannes Film Festival is hosting Egypt as its first-ever annual country of honour setting a […]

DIFF opens ‘Rhythm & Reels’ screenings for free to the public at The Walk, JBR

Following the overwhelming response to the opening day screening of ‘The King’s Speech’ – the inaugural gala film of the seventh Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) – the management of DIFF has opened all ‘Rhythm & Reel’ screenings for free to the public. DIFF introduced The Walk at JBR as a new venue for the […]