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Dubai landmarks to star in new skateboarding film

‘We are Blood’ will showcase the Burj al Arab and Burj Khalifa; will be given global release in August

Dubai landmarks to star in new skateboarding film

Dubai landmarks Burj Khalifa and Burj Al Arab will feature in a new film following professional street skateboarder as they travel the world.

‘We are Blood’ will star athlete Paul Rodriguez, along with other top skateboarders, and the film will be given a worldwide release in August 2015.

The helipad of the Burj Al Arab, which has played host to famous tennis players, footballers and F1 drivers, was once again the chosen location to star in the film, which was directed by Ty Evans.

Bur Khalifa also features in the film, showing participants as they skateboard through Downtown Dubai.

As well as the US and Dubai, the film was also shot in Spain and China.

Click here to see a trailer for the film

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