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  1. In search of Atlantis: How to visit the exotic setting of the hit fantasy dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Radio Times

    "Mi 1 4orocco was always top of the list for us," says Atlantis co-creator and executive producer Julian Murphy. "We were looking for both landscapes and city streets, and Morocco has the Atlas Mountains, olive groves, vast desertscapes, undeveloped beaches and, of course, the beautiful, ancient kasbahs."

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  2. 15 amazing, colorful bathroom designsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | SFGate

    Tiles by Original Style and a 19th-century painted wrought-iron washbasin in this Bordeaux, France, bathroom designed by Michael Coorengel and Jean-Pierre Calvagrac. 21 White Kitchens To Inspire Your Next Remodel A Historical Home with Charm to Spare Tour a Home on the Island of Capri The 10 Things Every Bedroom Needs 12 Sweet Spaces for Casual Kitchen Dining A Fashion Executive's Grecian Getaway 's bathroom, with its soft-plum Venetian-plaster walls by Orazio De Gennaro Studio, makes for a sanctuary-like space off the master suite she shares with husband Robert Tessler-who credits their marriage's success to the one bed, two bath approach.

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  3. Moroccan Cinema Center Chief Outlines Film PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Over the past 10 years, cinema has occupied center stage in Moroccan culture, both as a result of major international events, such as the Marrakech International Film Festival, and also the local popularity of Moroccan films, which over recent years have consistently occupied at least half of the top 10 films at the domestic box office. But this success hasn't occurred in a void.

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  4. Shah Rukh Khan's 'Happy New Year' screened at Marrakech Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Indian Express

    Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan-starrer ' Happy New Year ' was screened at the 14th Marrakech International Film Festival in presence of director Farah Khan, actors Abhishek Bachchan and Boman Irani. The trio walked the red carpet amid loud cheers from thousands of fans, who had gathered to catch a glimpse of the stars, and officially presented the the heist comedy at Jemaa El Fna Square on the second day of the festival on December 6 in Morocco.

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  5. Live from the Marrakech Film Festival: Dec. 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Switched

    It was a three-movie day at the Marrakech International Film Festival, with all of the films set against stark, harsh vistas in which people scramble and struggle just to stay alive. The best of those was Far From Men, by director David Oelhoffen.

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  6. Marrakech Fest: Viggo Mortensen Honored, Praises David CronenbergRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Hollywood Reporter

    Though he may be skeptical of awards, Oscar-nominee Viggo Mortensen was honored with a career tribute at the Marrakech film festival Sunday evening. After presenting his latest film Far From Men , which was shot in Morocco this time last year and premiered at Venice , to an audience in the open air square Place Jemaa El Fna, an emotional Mortensen accepted the honor from actress and juror Melanie Laurent .

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  7. 'Marrakech a cradle of film culture'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Arab Times

    At Saturday's press conference, which took place at the 14th Marrakech Film Festival, the jury, presided over by Isabelle Huppert, discussed motives for attending the festival, their views on cinema, as well as their relationship with Marrakech. Asked what led her to accept to be jury president, after other high-profile engagements, such as a similar role at the Cannes Festival in 2009, Huppert explained that she was particularly attracted by Marrakech's emphasis on auteur cinema and the high number of films by new directors: Eight of the 15 films in the Official Selection are freshman outings.

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  8. Viggo Mortensen talks about 'Jauja' and 'Far From Men'Read the original story

    Dec 7, 2013 | Boston Herald

    Viggo Mortensen rose to international fame as Aragorn in Peter Jackson's "Lord of the Rings" trilogy. He has also garnered major critical acclaim for his multiple and complex roles, including performances in three films by Canadian director In recent pics he has depicted quiet, retiring characters who try to get "far from men," i.e., who attempt to escape from the hustle and bustle of modern life, but through the twists of the plot suddenly see their inner calm shattered, reminiscent of the role he played in Cronenberg's 2005 film "A History of Violence."

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  9. Marrakech Fest: Jeremy Irons Receives Career Tribute, Talks 'Batman v. Superman'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Hollywood Reporter

    "He is quite a different Alfred than we have seen so far," Irons said of the upcoming Zack Snyder film Oscar winner Jeremy Irons returned to Marrakech for the third time to receive a career tribute from the city's international film festival. Irons first attended the event in the Moroccan capital fourteen years ago in the wake of 9/11, he recalled in his speech.

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  10. Viggo Mortensen Talks About "Jauja" and "Far from Men"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Viggo Mortensen rose to international fame as Aragorn in Peter Jackson's "Lord of the Rings" trilogy. He has also garnered major critical acclaim for his multiple and complex roles, including performances in three films by Canadian director David Cronenberg, with whom he admits he has forged a special friendship.

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  11. Abhishek Bachchan, Farah Khan and Boman Irani present - Happy New...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | India.com

    Shah Rukh Khan 's Happy New Year got screened in front of thousands of people at the 14th Marrakech International Film Festival. Director Farah Khan and actors Abhishek Bachchan and Boman Irani walked the Red Carpet and officially presented the film at Jemaa El Fna Square on the second day of the festival i.e. on 6th December in Morocco.

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  12. Shah Rukh Khan-Deepika Padukone's 'Happy New Year'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | DNA India

    Happy New Year got screened in front of thousands of people at the 14th Marrakech International Film Festival. Director Farah Khan and actors Abhishek Bachchan and Boman Irani walked the Red Carpet and officially presented the film at Jemaa El Fna Square on the second day of the festival i.e. on December 6 in Morocco.

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  13. Marrakech opens with Imam tributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | Arab Times

    Friday's opening ceremony of the 14th edition of the Marrakech international Film Festival, saw a bevy of international directors and actors, including Isabelle Huppert, Alan Rickman and Jeremy Irons, walk the red carpet into the Palais des Congres. Since its debut edition in 2001, the Marrakech fest has established itself as one of the leading cultural events in Africa and the Arab world.

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  14. Golf: Keech set for tour school qualifierRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Bournemouth Echo

    SOPHIE Keech will on Monday begin her bid to progress through Ladies European Tour pre-qualifying and reach the final stage of Lalla Aicha Tour School. The Parkstone golfer is set to tee off at Royal Golf Dar Es Salam in Morocco with spots in final qualifying at stake.

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  15. Marrakech Jury Talks About Films in Competition and the Red CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | The Orlando Sentinel

    On Saturday's press conference, which took place at the 14th Marrakech Film Festival, the jury, presided by Isabelle Huppert, discussed motives for attending the festival, their views on cinema, as well as their relationship with Marrakech.Asked what led her to accept to be jury president, after other high-profile engagements, such as a similar role at the Cannes Festival in 2009, Huppert explained that she was particularly attracted by Marrakech's emphasis on auteur cinema and the high number of films by new directors: 8 of the 15 films in Official Selection are freshman outings."

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  16. Marrakech Hosts Events for Europe's Top Distributors and Sales AgentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | The Orlando Sentinel

    This year's Marrakech international film festival will host two high-profile events -- a two-day workshop with distributors' network Europa Distribution, on Dec. 10-11, and the annual meeting of Europa International, the organization that reps European sales agents, on Dec. 11-12. One of Marrakech's key goals over recent years has been to foster stronger ties with industry professionals, thus creating synergies between the fest's overall focus on world cinema and new market opportunities.

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  17. Welcome to Ifrane, Africa's Little SwitzerlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Today.Az

    Ifrane is a small town and ski resort in Morocco, famous for its European style and its similarity to the tourist haven of Switzerland. Developed by the French in the 1930s, Ifrane is so reminiscent of the Swiss Alps that it is fondly referred to as 'Africa's Little Switzerland'.

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  18. Del Val grad talks up women entrepeneursRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Philly.com

    Laura Owen concedes she didn't always believe she could make an impact. But at a time when the Bucks County native lacked confidence in herself, her professors at Delaware Valley College showed her she could make a difference.

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  19. MP 'highlights' HH Amir's role at human rights levelRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 30 | Arab Times

    MARRAKECH, Morocco, Nov 30, : His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah has bolstered human rights in Kuwait, safeguarded the civil state and strengthened institutions, said a visiting Kuwaiti MP. Abdulhamid Dashti, in remarks to KUNA on fringes of the World Forum on Human Rights, due to conclude later on Sunday, said His Highness the Amir has always been in the front line of human rights' defenders, a leading advocate of all forms of freedoms and democratic principles.

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  20. .com | Private sector creates unequal education system - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | News24

    Private sector involvement in education in Africa creates inequalities amongst pupils, according to a report released by several international civil society organisations. "Privatisation policies increase inequality in access, do not guarantee quality and undermine the notion of education as a public good," the organisations said in a joint statement.

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