• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest

Abu Dhabi Film Festival

Latest News

  1. Before Snowfall (For snowen faller): Abu Dhabi Review

    2:07 am 10/27/2013

    A Kurdish Iraqi boy comes of age obliged to carry out an honor killing against his sister.Read more

    • 0
  2. The World Before Her: Abu Dhabi Review

    4:06 pm 11/12/2012

    Nisha Pahuja's prize-winning documentary alternates between two very different perspectives of current Indian society.Read more

    • 0
  3. Harraga Blues: Abu Dhabi Review

    3:42 am 11/5/2012

    Karim Hamzaoui and Zakaria Ramdane star in Algerian veteran Moussa Haddad's drama of trans-Mediterranean immigration, a world premiere in Competition at Abu Dhabi.Read more

    • 0
  4. Approved For Adoption (Couleur de Peau: Miel): Abu Dhabi Review

    11:24 am 11/4/2012

    Co-directed by Laurent Boileau and "Jung," this French-Belgian co-production uses animation to adapt the latter's graphic-novel memoir of his formative years.Read more

    • 0
  5. A World Not Ours (A'Lamun Laysa Lana): Abu Dhabi Review

    3:37 am 10/29/2012

    London-based writer/director/cinematographer Mahdi Fliefel's prize-winning debut documents a Palestinian refugee camp in LebanonRead more

    • 0
  6. When I Saw You (Lamma Shoftak): Abu Dhabi Review

    2:16 pm 10/25/2012

    Palestinian writer-director Annemarie Jacir's sophomore feature stars newcomer Mahmoud Afsa as a young Palestinian refugee in 1960s Jordan.Read more

    • 0
  7. The Patience Stone (Syngué sabour): Abu Dhabi Review

    3:50 am 10/25/2012

    Iranian actress Golshifteh Farahani stars in Atiq Rahimi's film based on his own prize-winning novel about a woman's wartime plight.Read more

    • 0
  8. Mumbai's King (Mumbai Cha Raja): Abu Dhabi Review

    4:57 am 10/23/2012

    Indian writer-director Manjeet Singh's debut follows the hardscrabble life in India's biggest, wealthiest, dirtiest metropolis.Read more

    • 0
  9. Cursed Be the Phosphate (Yel'an bu al-Phosphate): Abu Dhabi Review

    4:45 am 10/23/2012

    An obscure labor-dispute is identified as a trigger for national and international upheavals in Sami Tlili's documentary, a prize-winner at the Abu Dhabi Film Festival.Read more

    • 0
  10. Coming Forth By Day (Al-Khoroug Lel-Nahar): Abu Dhabi Review

    4:37 am 10/23/2012

    Egyptian writer-director Hala Lotfy's film -- a prize-winner at the Abu Dhabi Film Festival -- follows 24 hours in the life of a frustrated Cairo woman. Read more

    • 0
Syndicate content