Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), in cooperation with the Consulate General of Japan in Dubai, organises a photo exhibition ‘Dubai in the Year 1962.’ This photo exhibition will be held at Al Safa Art and Design Library from 30 January to 17 March, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the UAE and Japan.
Culture & Society
Middle East Film and Comic Con (MEFCC), the definitive pop culture festival in the region, is announcing another out-of-this-world addition to its celebrity line-up, which will feature Star Wars actor Anthony Daniels. He is best known for bringing the most beloved character C3PO to life and is the only actor who has appeared across all nine of the Star Wars films. Daniels has also played a part in many of the franchises’ spin-offs. Tickets are now available for the 11th edition of MEFCC, taking place from March 3 to 5, 2023 at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC).
This year at Xposure International Photography Festival visitors can expect to witness the majesty and wonder of the natural world as 74 of the world’s best photographers and visual artists gather to display their works, hold engaging talks and discussions, offer a plethora of empowering workshops, portfolio reviews and focus groups, while keeping visitors engaged and enthralled over the seven-day festival taking place at Expo Centre Sharjah between 9-15 February.
Xposure International Photography Festival is excited to offer an opportunity for visitors to be guided by the world’s most acclaimed photographers through exhibitions of their incredible work. These guided tours will enable a truly unique experience to gain unparalleled insight into photographic masterpieces directly from the person who captured them.
STARZPLAY, the platform ranked consistently among the region’s top three subscription video on demand services and Image Nation Abu Dhabi, the Academy Award winning media and entertainment studio, have announced the launch of STARZPLAY’s first Arabic language original, Kaboos. The series is set to stream on the platform starting from Thursday, February 9.