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Seven DFI-supported films to the screened at Venice festival

Seven DFI-supported films to the screened at Venice festival

Seven films supported by the Doha Film Institute (DFI) have been officially selected to screen at the longest-running film event in the world, the 2019 Venice International Film Festival ...

'Delightful programme' of short films for children at Ajyal

'Delightful programme' of short films for children at Ajyal

The fifth Ajyal Youth Film Festival, presented by the Doha Film Institute (DFI), has a delightful slate of seven films from across the world that will fire the imagination and bring cheer to the minds of children ...

DFI announces 2017 Qatari Film Fund spring grants

DFI announces 2017 Qatari Film Fund spring grants

Doha Film Institute (DFI) has announced the recipients of the Qatari Film Fund Spring 2017 grants, dedicated to nurturing home-grown filmmaking talents by providing all-round support ...

29 films chosen for DFI Spring Grants

29 films chosen for DFI Spring Grants

The Doha Film Institute (DFI) announced that 29 film projects from 16 countries have been chosen for its Spring Grants 2017, which supports regional and international first- and second-time filmmakers ...

20 DFI-backed films to screen at Dubai festival

20 DFI-backed films to screen at Dubai festival

A total of 20 films, supported by the Doha Film Institute, are taking the spotlight at the eight-day Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) which begins on Wednesday.

Qatari filmmakers in Cannes explore world of cinema

Qatari filmmakers in Cannes explore world of cinema

Doha Film Institute (DFI) is hosting emerging Qatari filmmakers at the 69th edition of the Cannes Film Festival in order to support them in advancing their careers.

The Salesman among DFI-supported films to screen at Cannes

The Salesman among DFI-supported films to screen at Cannes

The Salesman, written and directed by celebrated filmmaker Asghar Farhadi and co-financed by Doha Film Institute (DFI), will mark its world premiere in the official competition of the 2016 Cannes Film Festival.

Animated film Zarafa to  be screened on May 7

Animated film Zarafa to be screened on May 7

The Doha Film Institute (DFI) will showcase the animated film Zarafa as part of its Cinema under the Stars open-air screening programme on May 7.

HBKU college signs pact with Doha Film Institute

HBKU college signs pact with Doha Film Institute

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS) at Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Doha Film Institute (DFI).

DFI provides continuous support to Qatari filmmakers

DFI provides continuous support to Qatari filmmakers

The Doha Film Institute (DFI) has been continuously supporting the participation of Qatari filmmakers in various international film events, workshops and festivals, CEO Fatma al-Remaihi said.

DFI announces 33 projects for Qumra

DFI announces 33 projects for Qumra

Doha Film Institute (DFI) has announced the 33 projects from 19 countries selected to take part in the second edition of Qumra, slated to begin in Doha on March 4.

DFI in tie-up for screenwriting workshops

DFI in tie-up for screenwriting workshops

The Doha Film Institute (DFI), in partnership with the TorinoFilmLab, will host two script development and screenwriting workshops to mentor local and regional talent, and support the future development of film and creative industries within the Mena region.