See the 2012 film Pauline Detective (pictured) as part of Ciné Day La Nouveauté, a concept by Alliance Française Dubai that showcases a recent French film to help broaden French cinematic culture. After a break-up, Pauline (Sandrine Kiberlain) is taken to a luxurious hotel on the Italian Riviera by her sister, where she is convinced that a crime has been committed, and carries out an investigation. In French with English subtitles. At 8pm, free entry, auditorium, Alliance Française Dubai, Oud Metha, Dubai, 04 335 8712, www.afdubai.org.
Watch a screening of the film Where Do We Go Now? as part of Yas Marina’s Classic Movie Nights. The 2011 film, featuring a group of Lebanese women who try to ease religious tensions between Christians and Muslims in their village, stars Claude Baz Moussawbaa, Layla Hakim and Nadine Labaki. Relax with friends and family under the stars while enjoying food from restaurants in Yas Marina. In Arabic with English subtitles. From 7.30pm, free on a first-come-first-served basis, Yas Marina, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, www.yasmarina.ae.
Book your spot at Toning Tuesdays, where you can train at Body Language or take a group exercise class and get free access to the temperature-controlled outdoor pool, followed by a meal from the Wellness Menu at The Farm. Tuesdays, 7.30am to 12.30pm, Dh250, Al Barari, Dubai, book at least two days in advance at 04 326 7277, email@example.com.
Register to attend Multaqa talk, An Inspiration: Salama bint Butti & Fatima bint Mubarak, as part of the Multaqa Zayed National Museum programme. The talk will focus on the two women who were influential in the life of Sheikh Zayed, the UAE’s Founding President. From 7pm to 8.30pm, free, Mother of the Nation Festival site, Corniche, Abu Dhabi, register at 02 657 5800, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sign up to take part in the Asics Go Sport Running Race, which is open to adults and juniors of all ages and abilities, featuring 4km, 8km and 12km races. Qualifying athletes have a chance to win a trip to Adventures in the Alps. April 23, from 6am, from Dh150 for adults; Dh100 for juniors, The Track Golf Club, Meydan, Dubai, register by April 20 at www.supersportsdubai.com.
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