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5th Duhok International Film Festival Announces Winners

On Saturday, September 16th, the 5th Duhok International Film Festival rolled its last red carpet ceremony for this year’s Juries and competitors 

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The 5th Duhok International Film Festival Officially launched

In the Presence of Mr. Farhad Atrushi, Festival President and Governor of Duhok, and Other Esteemed Guests

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Renowned Kurdish Director “Hisham Zaman” returning to Duhok IFF with two new films in a special program

Duhok International Film Festival is honored to present Hedda and The Boy in the picture, the latest films of the award winning director Hisham Zaman, for the first time in the Middle-East.

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Special Screenings – The Legend of the Ugly King

Special Screenings – The Legend of the Ugly King: Documentary exploring the life of Yilmaz Güney screened at Duhok IFF a few days after the world premiere at TIFF.

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Kuridsh Film “Zer” to open the 5th Duhok IFF 2017

The festival opening, happening on September 9, 2017, will feature the MENA premiere of the film Zer by Kurdish director Kazim OZ. 

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Berlinale Spotlight: Berlinale Shorts – Short films from the Berlinale presented during the 5th edition of the Duhok International Film Festival

Duhok IFF is thrilled to announce it will be hosting a  Berlinale Spotlight: Berlinale Shorts programme as part of its 5th edition.  The programme presents a diverse selection of short films from the section Berlinale Shorts. 

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5 DuhokIFF 2017 - Short Film Competition Jury and Selections Announced

The jury and film selections for the short film competition were announced during the press conference held at the festival centre in Duhok. The festival’s 5th edition welcomes French film critic and writer for French magazine Les Cahiers du cinema Vincent Malausa as jury president. 

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5th DuhokIFF 2017 - Documentaries Section Gets its Very Own Jury and Films are Announced

The final film selections and jury members for the documentaries section were announced during the press conference on Sunday 20th August.

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5th Duhok IFF 2017: Kurdish Film Competition Selection and Jury – MENA and World Premiers of Films by Kurdish Diaspora Filmmakers and More

The Kurdish film competition selection and jury have been finally revealed. The selection includes some of this past year’s best Kurdish productions. 

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5th Duhok IFF 2017 – World Cinema Competition – Diverse Film Selection and Distinguished Jury Announced

The world cinema competition of the 5th edition of the Duhok IFF boasts a fine selection of films as well as a prestigious jury, which were presented by the festival team during a press conference organised on August 20th.

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