More details with venues and cities to come, but for now, mark your calenders for October 10 – 23 San Francisco Bay Area November 7 – 12 Los Angeles November 20 – 22 San Diego
Arab Shorts is a multifaceted program that includes narrative, documentary, experimental and animated short films. It focuses on current works that mirror the diversity of the Arab world by bringing the best short films to our American audiences.
The series debuts on Wednesday, April 9 with the “Iraqi 35mm Workshop” showcase, which will premiere the work of young filmmakers such as Ahmed Yassin’s Children of God, Luay Fadhil’s Lipstick, Meedo Ali’s Children of War, Mohamad Hayal’s Happy Birthday and Yahya Al-Allaq’s War Canister.
The Arab Film Festival is now accepting submissions for the 18th Annual Arab Film Festival to be held in the San Francisco Bay Area in October 2014. AFF annually showcases works by independent filmmakers that provide insightful and innovative perspectives on Arab people, culture, art, history and politics.CONTINUE READING →
One of our audience favorites from #AFF2013, Jessica Habie’s “Mars at Sunrise” is now streaming online. Don’t miss this AFF Premiere, watch it today:CONTINUE READING →