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FrancOfilm: Luxembourg cinema is back in the UAE!

Published Sunday May 07 2017

Both in Abu Dhabi and in Dubai, with the following movie:




Karl Escher has just spent three years in prison. He was innocent but pleaded guilty in order to protect his father, a well-known banker. Karl suspects his ambitious brother Franz to launder money. He decides to join a group of gangsters who want to kidnap his father’s new associate. But when Franz gets wind of his brother’s involvement in the crime, the whole family is suddenly at risk.

A film noir-style adaptation of Friedrich Schiller’s “The Robbers”.

The film will be in French original version and subtitled in English. It is recommended for viewers 18+.

When ?

Saturday, 20th May 2017 at 7 pm

Where ?

At the same time at

Vox Cinemas Yas Mall in Abu Dhabi

Vox Cinemas Mall of the Emirates in Dubai


Tickets are available online on the cinema website : or at the door (AED 30 per person).

Context : FrancOfilm, the festival of francophone cinema

For the 7th year in a row, the Institut Français des Emirats arabes unis together with the Alliance Française and the support of the Dubai International Film Festival, organises the francOfilm, a French language film festival, which this year will screen movies from Belgium, France, Senegal, Switzerland and Luxembourg.