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  • TANFIS 2023
    TANFIS 2023

                              TANFIS   Time & Location: Dec 01, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM Funoon, Brooklyn, 100 Sutton St, Brooklyn, NY 11222, USA Get your tickets here About the event: ArteEast is proud to co-present  Remix ⟷ Culture’s TANFIS 2023.   After the success of […]

  • Post-Show Conversation of Lameece Issaq’s “A GOOD DAY TO ME NOT TO YOU”
    Post-Show Conversation of Lameece Issaq’s “A GOOD DAY TO ME NOT TO YOU”

      Join us for a special post-show Conversation with ArteEast’s Lila Nazemian and Founder of Waterwell’s Arian Moayed  A GOOD DAY TO ME NOT TO YOU WRITTEN AND PERFORMED BY: Lameece Issaq DIRECTED BY: Lee Sunday Evans DATE: November 16, 2023 TIME: 7 pm LOCATION: The Connelly Theater, 220 East 4th Street in Manhattan SLIDING […]

  • EGYPT: DREAMS AND NIGHTMARES
    EGYPT: DREAMS AND NIGHTMARES

    EGYPT: DREAMS AND NIGHTMARES Curated by Ali Hussein AlAdawy Featuring: Atteyat El-Abnoudy, Maged Nader, Mohamed Abdelkarim, and Assem Hendawi. Online Screening and discussion: December 7 – 24, 2023 RSVP: artearchive.org Free / $5 Suggested donation Available Worldwide The program includes an online discussion between the curator, scholar Mariz Kelada, and filmmakers Maged Nader, Mohamed AbdelKarim, […]

  • FILMS ON PALESTINE
    FILMS ON PALESTINE

    As the longest-running cultural institution in New York, dedicated to showcasing film, arts, and culture from the Middle East and North Africa, ArteEast is committed to providing a platform for voices from our region. We aim to foster a deeper understanding of the complex and pressing realities related to the Middle East/SWANA through the arts. […]

  • EVERYWHERE WAS THE SAME
    EVERYWHERE WAS THE SAME

    EVERYWHERE WAS THE SAME Featuring Pegah Pasalar, Mounira Al Solh, Basma al-Sharif, Suneil Sanzgiri, and Mirene Arsanios In-person Sep 12, 2023 screening:at e-flux Screening Room at 7 pm ET Screening will be followed by a conversation with filmmakers Pegah Pasalar and Suneil Sanzgiri moderated by writer Mirene Arsanios. Address: 172 Classon Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11205 […]

  • THERE IS SALT AND BREAD BETWEEN US
    THERE IS SALT AND BREAD BETWEEN US

      THERE IS SALT AND BREAD BETWEEN US Screening Online: Sept 27-Oct 1 RSVP: arabfilmseries.org  Free with RSVP / $5 suggested donation Available Worldwide THERE IS SALT AND BREAD BETWEEN US presents a selection of films by Larissa Sansour, Youmna Chlala, Alia Yunis, Andrea Nones-Kobiakov, and Marwa Benhalim. The films are centered around the theme of […]

  • UN/BELONGING
    UN/BELONGING

    UN/BELONGING Featuring works by Dina Amer, Latifa Said and Moumen Smihi Screening Online: August 12 – 20, 2023  RSVP: artearchive.org Free / $5 suggested donation Available  in the Middle East, North Africa, United States and Canada In person screening: Sunday, August 13, 2023 UnionDocs:  352 Onderdonk Ave, Queens, NY 11385 Buy tickets here UN/BELONGING presents films […]

  • PRAYER OF THE WANDERER
    PRAYER OF THE WANDERER

      PRAYER OF THE WANDERER is a short film program that explores the complex and  multifaceted experiences of Arab American immigrants in their pursuit of identity within the  context of living in the United States. By delving into their narratives, this event seeks to shed  light on the richness and diversity of Arab American cultural […]

  • FAMILY PORTRAIT
    FAMILY PORTRAIT

        FAMILY PORTRAIT presents a compelling program of personal works by filmmakers who courageously turn the lens on their own families, revealing the resulting fractures that shape the fabric of their personal identities. Through these films, the filmmakers embark on a journey of excavation, unearthing their family histories and sharing intimate narratives that illuminate […]

  • VOICES OF IRAQ

      VOICES OF IRAQ showcases a selection of films produced by SADA and the Independent Film & Television College, two grass roots initiatives founded by independent Iraqi artists with a common goal of empowering Iraqis to tell their stories and shape their own narratives during times of war.  In-person Screening at e-flux Screening Room: June […]