Movies & Music2020-11-29T13:13:16+03:00

Movies & Music

SundanceTV launches first short film competition in Mena region

SundanceTV has announced its first-ever SundanceTV Shorts competition in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region, following last year’s successful South Africa edition. The channel’s regional affiliate, beIN, will serve as official partner, and cultural partner Doha Film Institute (DFI) will support the competition by connecting established and aspiring [...]

August 5th, 2020|

The Best Shows Trending On Netflix Right Now

Netflix has a treasure trove of terrific movies that you can stream right now, but if you’re looking for more than just a two-hour commitment, it’s also got a boatload of great TV shows you can delve into to keep yourself occupied for days — or even weeks — on [...]

July 23rd, 2020|

Ajyal Invites Entries For Its Eighth Edition In November

The Doha Film Institute (DFI) has opened the door for filmmakers in Qatar to take part in the eighth edition of Ajyal Film Festival, scheduled from November 18- 23 this year. In an e-mail to Qatar Museums Culture Pass members, DFI said it has started accepting entries for the Made [...]

July 22nd, 2020|

Naya Rivera’s 15 Most Iconic Glee Performances

In remembrance of Rivera, who died while boating with her 4-year-old son, we're looking back at her most extraordinary Glee performances from Fleetwood Mac's "Songbird" to Alicia Keys's "Girl on Fire." When Glee became the must-see TV show in 2009, Naya Rivera's Santana Lopez quickly became one of the most beloved characters [...]

July 15th, 2020|

The Best Movies Of 2020 So Far

We’ve reached the midway point of the craziest year in recent memory, and like the rest of the world, the American movie industry has yet to return to approaching normal. Fortunately, those online outlets keep providing superb offerings of both a fiction and non-fiction variety. Now featuring new works, these [...]

July 7th, 2020|

World Reggae Day 2020

“Reggae” comes from the term “rege-rege” which means “rags” or “ragged clothes”, and this gives you your first clue into the story behind reggae music. When it started out in Jamaica around the late 1960s, reggae music was considered a rag-tag, hodge-podge of other musical styles, namely Jamaican Mento and [...]

July 1st, 2020|