Welcome to the Arab Film and Media Institute (AFMI)

The Arab Film and Media Institute (AFMI) is the first organization of its kind outside the Arab world, a unique ecosystem to find, nurture and develop Arab film and media projects.

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  • Peace is Loud

Pro-Bono Consulting Initiative For Palestinian Filmmakers

We have joined forces with Peace is Loud to support Palestinian filmmakers through their expanded pro-bono consulting initiative. In solidarity with Palestine during Israel’s genocide in Gaza, Peace is Loud is bringing together peers across the film, documentary, and impact sectors to offer pro-bono office hours to Palestinian filmmakers, along with the Peace is Loud Film Impact team. Serge Bakalian, AFMI's Executive Director, is among the film experts volunteering their time. Palestinian filmmakers can schedule

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