FAST FACTS OF THE OLYMPIC CER­E­MONIES...

7 Days in Dubai - - LIFE -

12,000 vol­un­teer per­form­ers

150 pro­fes­sion­als from around the world in the pro­duc­tion staff

1,000 pro­duc­tion vol­un­teers

3,000kg of fire­works

2,000 lights

One of the three di­rec­tors was Brazil­ian Fer­nando Meirelles, an Os­car nom­i­nee in 2004. The two others were Daniela Thomas and An­drucha Wadding­ton.

The Par­a­lympic cer­e­mony di­rec­tors are Vik Mu­niz, Rubens Paiva and Fred Gelli

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from UAE

© PressReader. All rights reserved.