Actress Freida Pinto of ‘Slum dog Millionaire’ fame is going to participate as a jury member for the Dubai International Film Festival which is going to start from December 9th to December and ends on 16thin Dubai. She will be in jury to select the winner for the shorts and Emirati section of short films from the Arab, Emirati and Asian African countries. She is the first Indian to be part of judges’ panel at the festival. Freida also invited for the special function hosted by Academy Award winning actor Colin Firth and his fashion entrepreneur wife Livia to support the annual one night to change lives a charity to benefit Oxfam and Dubai care which benefits thousands of children for their education. International stars like Rooney Mara, Kirstan Davis, Cuba Gooding Jr, Cate Blanchett and others were also participating at the festival.