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The 'Not New Now' art biennial in Marrakech

‘Not New Now’ is the theme of the art biennial in Marrakesh. Curator, Palestinian Reem Fadda, has taken the event back to its North African origins

‘Not New Now’ is the theme of the art biennial in Marrakesh. Curator, Palestinian Reem Fadda, has taken the event back to its North African origins

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Morocco celebrates a new generation of filmmakers

The Colisée in Marrakech is one of just 31 cinemas catering to Morocco’s population of 33 million. But while the country suffers from severe screen

The Colisée in Marrakech is one of just 31 cinemas catering to Morocco’s population of 33 million. But while the country suffers from severe screen

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Canadian cinema honored at Marrakech festival

A delegation led by award-winning director Atom Egoyan hit the red carpet to pick up a special tribute to Canadian cinema.

A delegation led by award-winning director Atom Egoyan hit the red carpet to pick up a special tribute to Canadian cinema.

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Bill Murray makes waves at Marrakech film festival

The heart of Marrakech is beating to the rhythm of its international film festival which is in its fifteenth year. Headed by iconic US director

The heart of Marrakech is beating to the rhythm of its international film festival which is in its fifteenth year. Headed by iconic US director

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FIFA to publish full Michael Garcia corruption report

FIFA has decided to release the World Cup bidding corruption report in full after the Executive Committee voted unanimously to make the document

FIFA has decided to release the World Cup bidding corruption report in full after the Executive Committee voted unanimously to make the document

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Marrakesh Festival gives young filmmakers a chance

As a way to encourage young filmmakers and ensure the future of Moroccan film-making, the Marrakech festival also invites students from across the

As a way to encourage young filmmakers and ensure the future of Moroccan film-making, the Marrakech festival also invites students from across the

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Viggo Mortensen honoured at Marrakech Film Festival

Since he first hit the big screen in 1985, he has impressed both mainstream and art-house audiences alike. As a result, the Marrakech International

Since he first hit the big screen in 1985, he has impressed both mainstream and art-house audiences alike. As a result, the Marrakech International

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Stars shine bright at Marrakech Film Festival

The 14th edition of the Marrakech International Film Festival is underway. The event features 87 films from 22 countries spanning the spectrum of

The 14th edition of the Marrakech International Film Festival is underway. The event features 87 films from 22 countries spanning the spectrum of

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Marrakesh Biennale takes to exalted venues

Artist Gabriel Lester’s disembodied Gnawa musicians is one of the expected hits of the Marrakesh Biennale of contemporary art which celebrates its

Artist Gabriel Lester’s disembodied Gnawa musicians is one of the expected hits of the Marrakesh Biennale of contemporary art which celebrates its

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Curtain drops on Marrakech Film Festival

The Marrakech Film Festival has come to an end with a glittering awards ceremony. Winners were chosen from the 15 films in competition. The

The Marrakech Film Festival has come to an end with a glittering awards ceremony. Winners were chosen from the 15 films in competition. The

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Marrakech honours Scandinavian film

Iconic film director Martin Scorsese has been telling Euronews what he’s looking for in a movie as the president of the jury at this year’s film

Iconic film director Martin Scorsese has been telling Euronews what he’s looking for in a movie as the president of the jury at this year’s film

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Juliette Binoche honoured in Marrakech

After Sharon Stone, the Marrakech film festival has been paying homage to French icon Juliette Binoche. The actress received the tribute from

After Sharon Stone, the Marrakech film festival has been paying homage to French icon Juliette Binoche. The actress received the tribute from

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Sharon Stone honoured at Marrakech film festival

It was raining stars at the opening of the International Film Festival in Marrakesh. Now in its 13th year, it has grown to become a globally

It was raining stars at the opening of the International Film Festival in Marrakesh. Now in its 13th year, it has grown to become a globally

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Galaxy of stars illuminate Marrakech Film Festival

American screen goddess Sharon Stone and Egyptian screen legend Adil Imam stole the limelight as they, along with a number of international stars, posed for the fans and the media ahead of the festival’s opening ceremony. Last year, the festival paid a special tribute to Indian cinema. This year, it is the turn of the Scandinavian cinema with a retrospective of no less than 41 films spanning from 1928 to 2013 and coming from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.

American screen goddess Sharon Stone and Egyptian screen legend Adil Imam stole the limelight as they, along with a number of international stars, posed for the fans and the media ahead of the festival’s opening ceremony. Last year, the festival paid a special tribute to Indian cinema. This year, it is the turn of the Scandinavian cinema with a retrospective of no less than 41 films spanning from 1928 to 2013 and coming from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.

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Marrakech Film Festival honours Sharon Stone

No stranger to a red carpet, Sharon Stone was the guest of honour at the grand opening of the Marrakech Film Festival. At 55, she received a

No stranger to a red carpet, Sharon Stone was the guest of honour at the grand opening of the Marrakech Film Festival. At 55, she received a

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Film festival honours Chinese director

Fans, performers, writers gathered at the The Marrakech festival this year to honour one of the stars of the Chinese cinema. The most successful

Fans, performers, writers gathered at the The Marrakech festival this year to honour one of the stars of the Chinese cinema. The most successful

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Marrakesh marks 12th international film festival

Despite the cold and rain there was a warm reception for the stars treading the red carpet at start of the Marrakesh international film festival

Despite the cold and rain there was a warm reception for the stars treading the red carpet at start of the Marrakesh international film festival

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The 4th Biennial in Marrakech

Turning the world on its head is what contemporary art is all about, and the 4th biennial in Marrakech is no exception. The main installations are

Turning the world on its head is what contemporary art is all about, and the 4th biennial in Marrakech is no exception. The main installations are

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Marrakech Film Festival: Denmark's 'Out of Bounds' wins

Danish director Frederikke Aspock is in the spotlight after her film ‘Out of Bounds’ triumphed at the eleventh annual Marrakech International Film

Danish director Frederikke Aspock is in the spotlight after her film ‘Out of Bounds’ triumphed at the eleventh annual Marrakech International Film

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Marrakesh Film Festival pays tribute to great actors

Eleven years in, the Marrakesh Film Festival is now considered one of the most important cinema events in the Maghreb.   Every year the event

Eleven years in, the Marrakesh Film Festival is now considered one of the most important cinema events in the Maghreb.   Every year the event

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'Black Gold' glitters at Marrakech Film Festival

Movie magic has come to Morocco where the red carpet is attracting stars from all over the world to the Marrakech International Film

Movie magic has come to Morocco where the red carpet is attracting stars from all over the world to the Marrakech International Film

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Al Qaeda 'denies responsibility' for Morocco blast

Al Qaeda has reportedly denied any link to last week’s bomb attack in Morocco which killed 17 people, mostly foreign tourists. Three people are

Al Qaeda has reportedly denied any link to last week’s bomb attack in Morocco which killed 17 people, mostly foreign tourists. Three people are

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Two suspects sought for Marrakesh bombing

Two suspects are being sought in connection with last week’s bombing at a Marrakesh cafe in which 16 people died. Both are thought to be members

Two suspects are being sought in connection with last week’s bombing at a Marrakesh cafe in which 16 people died. Both are thought to be members

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Sarkozy promises punishment for Marrakesh bombers

French President Nicolas Sarkozy and his entire government have paid their respects to the eight French victims of the Arcana cafe bombing in

French President Nicolas Sarkozy and his entire government have paid their respects to the eight French victims of the Arcana cafe bombing in

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Search for clues in Morocco

Moroccan investigators continue their painstaking search for clues at the restaurant in Marrakesh that was the scene of a deadly blast on

Moroccan investigators continue their painstaking search for clues at the restaurant in Marrakesh that was the scene of a deadly blast on

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Six French among 16 killed in Marrakesh blast

The Moroccan government says police investigating yesterday’s deadly bombing in Marrakesh will follow all lines of inquiry, including any possible

The Moroccan government says police investigating yesterday’s deadly bombing in Marrakesh will follow all lines of inquiry, including any possible

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Marrakesh cafe 'suicide bombing' kills 15 people

A massive explosion ripped through a busy cafe in the Moroccan city of Marrakesh on Thursday, killing at least 15 people and wounding as many as 20

A massive explosion ripped through a busy cafe in the Moroccan city of Marrakesh on Thursday, killing at least 15 people and wounding as many as 20