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Loads of school visits and all these events too, a very busy time here at the Dubai Moving Image Museum
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We are thrilled to announce that DMIM has been nominated for an LCD Award, the Oscars for Museums, in the category “Best Emerging Culture Destinations Middle East”


Leading Culture Destinations celebrates the best non-profit arts institutions worldwide.


A Peep at last year award ceremony

The New Shop

February 26, 2015 — Leave a comment

The shop as moved to the ground floor and it looks great!

This is unique and exclusive shop and you won’t find any of the items sold there anywhere else in Dubai





Following on our successful Film Makers Night back in December 2014 we are pleased to announce a remake of what is now going to be a monthly event. See you at DMIM on January 22nd.


Here are a few pictures from our first event, ready for the projection


And action



And of course the Popcorn!


The Anniversary

January 15, 2015 — 2 Comments

The Dubai Moving Image Museum is proud to announce its first anniversary. The museum was officially inaugurated on January 14, 2014 with His Highness Sheikh Majid Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Culture and Arts Authority.
Thank you all for your support since the very beginning. Here’s to many more years of discovering the history of precinema!


The Filmmakers Night

December 15, 2014 — Leave a comment

This Thursday December 18th, the Dubaï Moving Image Museum will host the DMIM Filmmakers Night from 7-9PM. Presented by Middle East Film & Comic Con (MEFCC), this is the first of a monthly event that showcases local and regional talent. Come along for a night of film screenings, moderated Q&A’s and industry mixer.

For a free entry, RSVP to or!


The Brochure

December 11, 2014 — Leave a comment

We are launching our new brochure to coincide with the Dubai International Film Festival, it can be found by following this link


The New Manager

September 11, 2014 — Leave a comment

After a very successful time at DMIM Mandy has moved on and joined the world of academia, she is now heading the Art History Department at Canadian University in Dubai.
We would like to introduce Alizée our new museum manager who is in her second week at DMIM and is relishing the challenge of developing the museum working on a strong base after over a year of existence.


The School Visits

February 21, 2014 — Leave a comment

Our school program is proving very popular and we have school visits booked everyday for the next 3 weeks!

Here are some pictures of kids enjoying some of the many interactive exhibits we have throughout the museum, what a fun place!




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




A full album of the event can be found on our facebook page