May 01, 2013
As we prepare to celebrate 100 years of Indian cinema, the question is raised: should it even be called Bollywood anymore? Read Article Time to do away with the term Bollywood?
Oct 21, 2012
French actress is in Abu Dhabi to collect award at Abu Dhabi Film Festival. Read Article Claudia Cardinale wins Lifetime Achievement Award
The Abu Dhabi Film Festival draws to a close with a gala party and one film earning the coveted Black Pearl Award. Read Article Curtain closes on the Abu Dhabi Film Festival
Oct 19, 2012
Forced into exile, the Iranian actress Golshifteh Farahani talks to Alex Ritman about making films banned in her country and how she is reinventing herself in France. Read Article Exiled Iranian actress moves into international spotlight
Oct 18, 2012
We talk to Rodney Ascher, the director of the documentary Room 237, which delves into the conspiracy theories that surround Stanley Kubrick's masterpiece The Shining. Read Article The documentary making room to investigate The Shining
Our film expert, Alex Ritman, selects his must-see movie of the day from the Abu Dhabi Film Festival schedule. Read Article Today's Pick: Keep Smiling
Alison Klayman's documentary Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry is one of the most important non-fiction films of the past year. Read Article Ai Weiwei's struggle documented in must-see film
Oct 17, 2012
We take a look at a film that broaches one the US's most contentious issues. Read Article Documentary The House I Live In tackles the US's war on drugs
The celebrated young American actor talks about his new movie, Ruby Sparks.
Read Article The growing profile of Paul Dano
Our film expert, Alex Ritman, selects his must-see movie of the day from the Abu Dhabi Film Festival schedule. Read Article What to watch at Abu Dhabi Film Festival 2012: Joint Security Area
Oct 16, 2012
One British tourist waxes lyrical at what's going on in Dubai. He was attending the Sandance festival. But there are plenty of other events taking place, and in the capital too - so tills in the hospitality sector are ringing in perfect harmony. Read Article Events season a boon for UAE's hospitality sector
Our film expert, Alex Ritman, selects his must-see movie from the Abu Dhabi Film Festival schedule. Read Article What to watch at the Abu Dhabi Film festival 2012: Harraga Blues
We speak to the director Benh Zeitlin about his chanting cast, huge hurricanes and avoiding he traps of Hollywood. Read Article Sharing a secret at ADFF 2012
Large stadium for the recently announced New York City Football Club is planned for iconic tennis site. Omar Rahman reports from New York Man City MLS franchise eyes Flushing Meadows
A White Paper highlights that introducing tobacco tax in the GCC could lead to an increase in illicit trade and the smuggling of cigarettes. GCC hike in tobacco prices will see rise in illicit trade, experts warn
In truth, darts is one of few sports where the professionals are more often than not in no better physical shape than the rowdy crowds that cheer them on. Dubai - Let's play darts
Companies in the UAE are finding themselves facing a legal minefield caused by the global reach of tough and sometimes conflicting US and UK anti-corruption laws. John Henzell reports.
Bribery laws go beyond borders
With Muslim families, you must say "mashallah" with every compliment lest someone think you are jealous and have the evil eye. Mashallah: what it means, when to say it and why you should
Vin Diesel, Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, Michelle Rodriguez and Gina Carano on the Fast & Furious franchise. Fast & Furious 6 - start your engines
National View blog looks at the best images from the last seven days from around the Gulf and across the Middle East. Region in Focus - May 23
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