In pictures: Star Wars: The Last Jedi closes Dubai International Film Festival

A galaxy far, far away descended upon Dubai for the closing night of this year's Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF), with Star Wars fans witnessing the long-awaited return of Luke Skywalker in Star Wars: The Last Jedi at the movie's MENA premiere on 13th December at DIFF.
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A general view ahead of the 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Closing Night red carpet on day eight of the 14th annual Dubai International Film Festival held at the Madinat Jumeriah in Dubai.
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A general view of Darth Vader and Stormtoopers at the 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Closing Night red carpet on day eight of the 14th annual Dubai International Film Festival held at the Madinat Jumeriah in Dubai.
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A general view of Darth Vader and Stormtoopers at the 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Closing Night red carpet on day eight of the 14th annual Dubai International Film Festival held at the Madinat Jumeriah in Dubai.
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Managing Director of DIFF Shivani Pandya (C) attends the 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Closing Night red carpet on day eight of the 14th annual Dubai International Film Festival held at the Madinat Jumeriah in Dubai.
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A guest poses with characters at the 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Closing Night red carpet on day eight of the 14th annual Dubai International Film Festival held at the Madinat Jumeriah in Dubai.
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DIFF Chairman Abdulhamid Juma joins the photographers at the 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Closing Night red carpet on day eight of the 14th annual Dubai International Film Festival held at the Madinat Jumeriah in Dubai.
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Bushra attends the 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Closing Night red carpet on day eight of the 14th annual Dubai International Film Festival held at the Madinat Jumeriah in Dubai.
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Garrick Hagan with his wife Liza Ross attend the 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Closing Night red carpet on day eight of the 14th annual Dubai International Film Festival held at the Madinat Jumeriah in Dubai.
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Director Lucien Bourjeily (fifth right) with the Muhr Feature Jury Prize award for 'Heaven Without People' attends the 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Closing Night red carpet on day eight of the 14th annual Dubai International Film Festival held at the Madinat Jumeriah Madinat Jumeriah in Dubai.
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(L-R) Garrick Hagan, Damien Thomas, Munir Maasri, Malek Akkad and George Camiller attend the 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Closing Night red carpet on day eight of the 14th annual Dubai International Film Festival held at the Madinat Jumeriah in Dubai.
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Guests, dressed in cosplay, arrive for the sceening of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' after the closing ceremony of the Dubai International Film Festival, in Dubai.
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Guests, dressed in cosplay, arrive for the sceening of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' after the closing ceremony of the Dubai International Film Festival, in Dubai.
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A general view at the 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Closing Night Gala on day eight of the 14th annual Dubai International Film Festival held at the Madinat Jumeriah in Dubai.
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The best costume winners on stage at the 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Closing Night Gala on day eight of the 14th annual Dubai International Film Festival held at the Madinat Jumeriah in Dubai.