Presenting the First Arab Animation Program at #AFF2016!

This year at #AFF2016, we are pleased to share with you our very first series of animated films! These shorts showcase the amazing talent and storytelling abilities of Arab animators. If you think animation and cartoons are just for children, think again. The films in this program cover a wide range of serious topics through […]

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In Their Own Voice: Refugees Share Their Stories Online

Though there have always been refugees seeking asylum all over the world, recently those numbers have skyrocketed, leading to what has been called the “European Refugee Crisis”. In March of this year, the BBC estimated that more than a million migrants and refugees came to Europe in 2015 alone. This has put immense pressure on […]

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Arab Short Films at Cannes 2016

There has been lots of talk about Arab films at this year’s Cannes Film Festival but there is one area of the festival that is sometimes overlooked. The Cannes Short Film Corner is actually a treasure trove of films from all over the Arab world. Here are all of the Arab short films featured at […]

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