Dubai International Film Festival

The “Dubai International Film Festival” (DIFF), the leading film festival in the Middle East, is held under the patronage of Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and the Honorary Chairmanship of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum.

The DIFF is an annual celebration platform for filmmakers, directors, writers, actors, who gather to communicate and exchange ideas and inspirational thoughts through workshops and seminars, so as to succeed in the regional market.

The event attracts film enthusiasts from around the globe to Dubai. The DIFF is one of the most prestigious and anticipated events, in Dubai events’ Calendar, that gathers renowned actors from Hollywood, Bollywood and the Arab world. In addition, DIFF presents new and exciting cinema that can educate, inspire and entertain the audience.

  • Date : 6 - 3 December 2017
  • Venue : Madinat Jumeirah - Dubai