The Radio Show

February 11, 2014 — Leave a comment

No image today just sound! You can hear Mandy giving Zahra and Michelle from Dubai Eye 103.8 a tour of the museum by following this link: Dubai Eye 103.8

The Inauguration

January 14, 2014 — 1 Comment

It was a great honour to have His Highness Sheikh Majid bin Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Culture and Arts Authority inaugurate the Dubai Moving Image Museum today

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A full album of the event can be found on our facebook page www.facebook.com/DubaiMovingImageMuseum

The Film Festival

December 9, 2013 — Leave a comment

The Dubai International Film Festival is in full swing and we have hosted a visit to the Museum by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science also know as the “Oscars” people and they really enjoyed their time thanks to Mandy guided tour.

We have also organised tours for the Festival delegates and they are getting more and more popular.

We are present at Diff Dubai Film Market, Mr. Juma the Diff chairman very kindly arrange this for us and we are very thankful.

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This year is the tenth anniversary of DIFF and we are very pleased to be official partners.

The Festival opens on the 6th of December and we are looking forward to showing the delegates round our museum where they’ll discover the prehistory of cinema.

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The Indian Mutoscope

November 7, 2013 — Leave a comment

Here is our super rare “Indian” Mutoscope.

Very heavy, well over 100 kgs, cast iron viewer all original and in working condition.

This one is protected in its custom made display cabinet but we are pleased to say the we do have other Mutoscopes arrange around the museum that our visitors can use!

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New Acquisition

October 26, 2013 — Leave a comment

A very important new acquisition, a floor standing Zograscope made in America around 1800. Probably a unique piece we do not know of another example in the world, neither in museums nor private collections.

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The New Ad

October 1, 2013 — Leave a comment

Here is our new add, in English and for the first time in Arabic

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