4 Films to Watch during Arab-American Heritage Month

It’s April and that means it’s National Arab-American Heritage Month! National Arab American Heritage Month, also known as NAAHM, is a month long celebration of Arab life, culture and history in America. Spearheaded by the publication Arab American, events as well as education initiatives have been taking place all over the country. Here at AFF, it […]

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Interview with Nasser Samara, Director of the New Web Series “Temporary”

Nasser Samara is an up-and-coming young Arab-Latino director. His first film, a short entitled Temporary, was part of the 2016 lineup at the Arab Film Festival and was also featured at the New York Film & TV Festival and the Los Angeles Film Festival Awards. Temporary is a highly relatable film that deals with themes such as identity, […]

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Interview with Abe Kasbo of A Thousand and One Journeys: The Arab Americans

Abe Kasbo is the director, writer and executive producer of the film A Thousand and One Journeys: The Arab Americans, a documentary that explores the little known history of Arabs in the United States over the past 200 years. The film examines Arabs’ unique immigrant experience and search for the American dream through the personal stories of influential […]

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