The 28th edition of the Arab Film Festival will open on Thursday October 24th at the PALACE OF FINE ARTS in San Francisco.

Save the date to join us for an exclusive evening: watch one of the best films of the year, meet new and old friends, celebrate Arab culture, and be part of the community of filmmakers and film lovers who yearly gather in the Bay Area for the international Arab Film Festival.

Save the date: the 28th Arab Film Festival opens on Thursday October 24th in San Francisco

This year’s Arab Film Festival will open at the Palace of Fine Arts, one of the most beautiful sites in San Francisco; an iconic architectural structure, surrounded by a spectacular garden and lagoon.

Tickets and passes will become available later in the summer; until then, make sure to mark your calendar and save the date.

The Arab Film Festival is the biggest annual celebration of the best of Arab Cinema – since 1996.
The festival’s mission is to present the best of contemporary films that illuminate the richness of Arab culture through authentic narratives and images, providing insight into the beauty and complexity of the Arab world.

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