Posts Tagged“Samuel L Jackson”

Top Stories from Dubai International Film Festival 2016

Top Stories from Dubai International Film Festival 2016 Samuel L. Jackson and ‘Miss Sloane’ Give Dubai Film Festival Solid Start The 13th Dubai Intl. Film Festival kicked off  Wednesday with Samuel L. Jackson receiving a career award from Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the son of Dubai’s ruler, before tense U.S. political thriller “Miss Sloane” opened the fest with director John Madden in tow. “I have already campaigned to come back and work in this country,” Jackson said after being greeted with a standing ovation. “Anybody out there who has got a job for a brother, let me know! Anytime you need me,…

The 13th Dubai International Film Festival @ Madinat Arena from 7th to 14th Dec 2016

The 13th Dubai International Film Festival @ Madinat Arena from 7th to 14th Dec 2016 The 13th Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF), held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President & Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, today unveiled its full line-up of 156 films from 55 countries alongside a diverse industry programme for filmmakers and executives at the Dubai Film Market (DFM), a strong competition and a rich slate of Special Presentations, Red Carpet Galas and exciting community events. The Festival, which runs December 7th – 14th, spans feature, non-fiction, short…