Dubai Film Festival to Focus on German Cinema

The eighth edition of the event runs Dec. 7-14.

The Dubai International Film Festival will focus on German cinema in its eighth edition, showcasing a selection of German films and talent and, in its In Focus section, arranging meetings between German producers, sales agents, scouts and subsidy bodies with their Arab counterparts.

DIFF is developing this year's In Focus segment with the Goethe Institute, promotional group German Films and regional subsidy body the Berlin Brandenburg Medienboard.

The 2011 Dubai International Film Festival runs Dec. 7-14.