Interviews with Nadia Eliwat and Sophie Boutros - Writers of MAHBAS - Solitaire

Interviews with Nadia Eliewat and Sophie Boutros – Writers of MAHBAS – Solitaire

MAHBAS – Solitaire is a tragicomic tale of the engagement-gone-wrong between a young Lebanese woman and her Syrian suitor. Samer and his parents travel to the provincial Lebanese village home of sweetheart Ghada, to formally ask for her hand in marriage. Haunted by the memory of her brother – who died 20 years ago at the hands […]

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Shorts Programs at Arab Film Festival 2017

Lovers of the short form, rejoice! We are excited to share that at this year’s Arab Film Festival will be hosting five short films programs. Check out the full lineup below! Documentary Shorts This program features a diverse assembly of documentary films that include a diverse series of spotlights, from traditional Moroccan Sufi-inspired rock music […]

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Interview with Ahmad Ameen of the Arab Cinema Archive

Ahmad Ameen is is a cultural activist, writer and researcher from Jordan. Most prominently, he was the writer behind the award -winning film TRANSIT CITIES which was directed by Mohammad Al Hushki in 2010. He is also the founder of the Arab Cinema Archive, an on-going independent and non-profit project that documents and digitizes Arab films […]

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