Please join the ARAB FILM FESTIVAL, BERKELEY CITY COLLEGE (BCC) and the YALLA ARABI, as we present the final edition of the the ARAB FILM SERIES this year. Catch two of the award winners from the 20th Arab Film Festival. The Bride of the Nile (Egypt), directed by Edouard Mills-Affif BEST DOCUMENTARY at AFF2016 A […]
Our FREE monthly screenings in Berkeley are back! Join us to watch the Best Shorts from this year’s 20th Arab Film Festival, which just closed a few days ago. There is NO CHARGE to attend. Doors open at 6pm. Film starts promptly at 6:30pm. Please attend, participate and spread the word!
Please join us for the opening of the 20th Annual Arab Film Festival with the US Premiere of CLASH This year, the Arab Film Festival is going bigger and bolder than ever: we are honored to host the US premiere of Clash, the Egyptian entry to the 2017 Oscars. Tickets are on sale, and bound […]
The Arab Film Festival’s Los Angeles Coordinator Nagham Wehbe is a woman of many talents. When she’s not working on the festival, she’s up to amazing work in the theater! Her current project is a play called Confessions of an Arab Woman, which she adapted from the book I Killed Scheherazade: Confessions of an Angry Arab Woman by Lebanese writer and activist […]CONTINUE READING →
The San Francisco IndieFest, which opened last week, brings some of the most uncommon and interesting independent films to the Bay Area every year. This year, the Arab Film Festival has the honor of co-presenting one of these great films that will be showing this coming weekend, A Revolution in Four Seasons on February 11th and […]CONTINUE READING →
As you probably know, just a few days ago on January 27th, President Donald Trump signed an executive order that severely restricted immigration from seven predominantly Muslim countries: Syria, Yemen, Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia and Sudan. The order also suspended all refugee admissions for 120 days and keeps out Syrian refugees indefinitely. People across the […]CONTINUE READING →