Arab Film Fest Collab

The Arab American National Museum, the Arab Film and Media Institute (AFMI), ArteEast, and Mizna proudly present the Arab Film Fest Collab (AFFC) from December 3 to 13, 2020. The AFFC is a collectively produced virtual film festival, screening independent Arab cinema for audiences across the United States.


With programs featuring films, panel discussions, and performances from Southwest Asia and North Africa (SWANA), the AFFC highlights Arab, Afro-Arab and Black SWANA voices, capturing the complexity of the Arabic-speaking world and its diverse narratives. Offering more than 50 short and feature-length films + special programming, genres include drama, science fiction, comedy and documentary. Screening the work of filmmakers from countries like Lebanon, Palestine, Yemen, Egypt, Sudan, Algeria and Morocco, the AFFC exhibits all films in their original languages with English subtitles.

All-Access passes as well as individual tickets are now available for purchase! Buy your passes today and reserve your virtual seat.

  • December 3, 2020 - December 14, 2020
  • 12:00 am