#AFF2016 Award Winners Announced!

With the celebration of our 20th anniversary, the announcement of AFMI, a wonderful and diverse lineup of films, some celebrity guests, and even the official declaration of Arab Film Festival Day, AFF 2016 was definitely a year for the books! Now, in the aftermath of all the excitement, we bet you’re waiting with bated breath […]

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#AFF2106 Featured Docs – Taking on Female Sexuality and Harassment

Women’s sexuality and the sexual harassment of women are two hot topics of discussion internationally, and the Arab world is no exception. In Egypt specifically, about 95% of women report being sexually harassed on the street. That’s an enormous amount. Women are hypersexualized and their value is often based largely on their sexuality and their […]

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Jordan’s Entry to the 2017 Oscars: 3000 NIGHTS

3000 Nights will be shown tonight, October 10th, at UC Berkeley for FREE! A second screening will take place on October 28th in San Diego at the Museum of Photographic Arts. Tickets can be purchased here. 3000 Nights tells the story of Layal, a young Palestinian school teach who is falsely accused of being an accomplice to […]

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