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What to Expect at Dubai International Film Festival 2016

So Many Celebrities Will Be in Dubai in December, It's Not Even Funny

The Dubai International Film Festival returns December 7-14 which means plenty of famous faces will be in the Emirate once again. This year's guest of honor will be Samuel L. Jackson, who is set to receive a Lifetime Achievement Award during the festivities at Madinat Jumeirah.

Other stars confirmed for DIFF include Andie Macdowell (Four Weddings and a Funeral), plus Liam and Chris' brother Luke Hemsworth (HBO's Westworld) - who are here for Q&As and masterclasses with OSN.

And there's more where that came from…Bill Nighy and Will Poulter are also making appearances, while Eva Longoria among many other surprise famous faces are expected to show. As well as star-studded red carpets, guests will also be looking forward to the movies debuting to a Middle Eastern audience, of course. Check out 10 flicks to look forward to below and get more information at

Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children

La La Land

The Birth of a Nation


Nocturnal Animals

Miss Sloane

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Collateral Beauty

20th Century Women

Voyage of Time

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