LIVING: Queen Bollywood Movie in Dubai. A feisty and independent heroine Kangana Ranaut (of Tanu Weds Manu) reminded me of Judy Garland’s Dorothy with her thick braided hair and innocent smile, but she’s in Rajori a suburb of Delhi, not Kansas. We can’t get enough of the Big Fat Indian Wedding on celluloid, this time, ..Continue Reading
Welcome to DoinDubai's section on ART and CINEMA. You won't read about mainstream movies here, but you will read about top picks from Dubai's well established Film Festival that happens in December every year with red carpet galas held at the Madinat Jumeirah. It's a fabulous festival and well worth booking tickets for. ART Dubai is also now well established on the Dubai's event calendar and is now a well attended international show with something for everyone. DoinDubai has a special interest is Bollywood movies so you will find reviews of some of the more unusual offerings from India that I think have universal appeal. A great idea to see some of these when the weather is hot!
LIVING: The Scene FIlm club of Dubai (click to see the trailer) showed the urban thriller Metro Manila yesterday at it’s conference centre in Knowledge Village. The Scene club is of the few places that show full length feature films without any cuts, so if you walked out of Wolves of Wall Street for that ..Continue Reading
LIVING: What will you Watch? UPDATED 8TH DECEMBER This year is the 10th anniversary of the highly prestigious and now well established Dubai Internationl Film Festival 2013 held at the Madinat Jumeirah. Make some time to catch some incredible films that you won’t get to see ordinarily at cinemas in Dubai through the year. Two of them ..Continue Reading
The by line of the latest Bollywood singing spectacular Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani is: “a film about love” You can say that again, but the problem for me was what kind of love? Romantic love between a young couple? Filial love between a group of loyal friends, unconditional parental love owed to all children despite ..Continue Reading
Fabulous film excerpts from the Dubai Film Festival 2012
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