Movies

Egypt police shut down screening of banned thriller

Nov 29, 2017

Egyptian police have raided a tiny alternative film venue in Cairo to prevent the screening of a thriller critical of police that has been banned in the country

Egyptian diva, actress and singer Shadia, has died at 86

Nov 29, 2017

Shadia, Egyptian diva and film star, dies following a stroke and a career stretching back to the 1940s

Armenia's Oscars submission imagines a world without war

Nov 24, 2017

Armenia's foreign-language film submission to the Academy Awards for this year invites viewers to imagine a world without war, according to its director

Egyptians send letter criticizing US actress Helen Hunt

Nov 7, 2017

Egyptian activists are sending a petition to American actress Helen Hunt to condemn her participation in a government-organized youth conference

Worlds of Islam, Michael Jackson collide in Egyptian film

Sep 23, 2017

In a new Egyptian film, an ultra-conservative Muslim is torn by his love of Michael Jackson, mirroring a country's struggle between traditions and modern global influences

Saudi filmmakers build audiences without cinemas

Sep 7, 2017

With daring filmmakers, untold stories and entertainment-starved young people, Saudi Arabia has all the makings of a local movie industry _ except for theaters

Emirati filmmaker unsettles traditions, exposes hidden lives

Aug 27, 2017

Emirati filmmaker unsettles traditions by bringing to Gulf audiences an Arabic movie reflecting the region's most intimate and hidden lives

Turkey detains director of film on July 15 coup attempt

Jul 13, 2017

Turkey's official news agency says a film director has been detained, suspected of links to U.S.-based cleric Fethullah Gulen who Turkey blames for last summer's failed coup.

Smurfette is shunned in Israeli ultra-Orthodox city

Mar 28, 2017

PR company promoting Smurfs latest movie says it's removed Smurfette from promo posters in ultra-Orthodox Israeli city

US actor Gere compares West Bank town to 'Old South'

Mar 23, 2017

Actor Richard Gere has compared life for Palestinians in the West Bank city of Hebron to segregation in the United States

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