Interview with Liliana Marinho de Sousa – Director of “The Art of Moving”

The Art of Moving is playing at #AFF2017 at the Roxie Theater in San Francisco on October 15 at 5:50 pm. Get your tickets here! The Art of Moving follows the members of Daya Al-Taesh, a Syrian comedic video-activist group. Due to threats by ISIS, they must leave their beloved homeland for Turkey where they plan […]

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AFF2017 Opening Night - Solitaire - MAHBAS

MAHBAS – Solitaire to Open the 21st Arab Film Festival

We are excited to announce that Sophie Boutros’s MAHBAS – Solitaire will launch 10 days of films at the 21st edition of the Arab Film Festival in San Francisco (October 13-22). The 21st annual Arab Film Festival will kick off on October 13 at the Castro Theatre with Director Sophie Boutros’s MAHBAS – Solitaire. The […]

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Syria, Political Theater, and Soap Operas: Bart DeLorenzo Talks About His New Play KISS

I recently had the opportunity to see KISS – a new play written by Guillermo Calderon, and directed by Bart DeLorenzo. It was a special meetup for our Los Angeles community and the cast included our LA Festival Director, Nagham Wehbe. KISS is an amazing play, and entirely surprising – I cannot say more – the power of […]

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