The Abu Dhabi Film Festival kicked off on Thursday (October 14) with a star studded VIP party that saw big screen actors and actresses rubbing shoulders with emerging local talent. Hollywood A-lister’s joined local movie buffs on the red carpet to celebrate the coming two weeks of cinema that have been lined up in the Emirate.
During the course of the Film Festival which runs from October 14-23 famous faces are set to steal the spotlight with Julianne Moore, Uma Thurman and Adrien Brody making guest appearances at the event.
Highlights during October include A Conversation With Julianne Moore on October 18 and A Conversation With Uma Thurman on October 22.
This year event organisers have also choosen to screen specifically selected flicks that are grabbing international headlines including Never Let Me Go starring Keira Knightley and Carrey Mulligan which has been nominated for a 2011 Oscar and Fair Game starring Naomi Watts and Sean Penn.
For more information on movie times and special events contact Abu Dhabi Film Festival.