DFI

The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari 1920 Film With Orchestra

Katara Opera House, Doha
3 May / 7:30 pm

DFI Cinema brings edge-of-the-seat thrillers with new ‘Creators of Horror’ screening series

The Doha Film Institute Cinema (DFI Cinema) is launching a new thematic series that will present film enthusiasts with an eclectic selection of edge-of-the-seat thrillers.

Doha Film Institute opens submissions for 2017 ‘Hezayah Screenwriting Lab’ in collaboration with TorinoFilmLab

Doha Film Institute has opened submissions for filmmakers and screenwriters to take part in its Hezayah Screenwriting Lab organised in collaboration with the renowned TorinoFilmLab. Aimed at nurturing film talent, with a focus on script development, the Hezayah Screenwriting Lab enables participants to broaden their industry relationships, while finding their unique personal voice as film writers. Applications are now open for participants from Qatar and the region, who will be mentored by experts from TorinoFilmLab.

Doha Film Institute Curates Special Film Menu for the 8th Qatar International Food Festival

The selected films are free-to-watch and will showcase award-winning local and international feature films and shorts at Qatar International Food Festival (QIFF)

Qumra Master 2017 Lucrecia Martel urges young Arab filmmakers to develop new perceptions of reality

The award-winning Argentinian film director and screenwriter Lucrecia Martel guided emerging filmmakers to understand the intrinsic common denominators that shape our perceptions of reality ­– and to challenge these to present new ways of thinking.

Qatari film talents highlight Qumra’s role in opening new doors of opportunity

Talents based in Qatar today highlighted the role that Qumra, the industry event by the Doha Film Institute, plays in opening new doors of opportunity for their projects, especially in facilitating networking opportunities with international film experts


3rd Qumra commences in Doha with celebration of Modern Masters and New Voices in cinema

Master Class by Paulo Branco, prolific international producer, and Modern Master screening of Qumra Master Bruno Dumont’s film today (March 4, Saturday)

Qumra Talks 2: On Writing and Producing Animation with Mike Reiss

Museum of Islamic Art Auditorium
6 March / 3:00 pm

Qumra 2017 to host over 100 international film experts including festival directors, producers, sales agents and consultants

Industry experts to view exclusive footage from new projects, participate in mentoring and networking sessions with emerging filmmakers

Qumra: Mimosas

Museum of Islamic Art Auditorium
8 March / 8:00 pm

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