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  • Arab Film Series online: 7 x 7 // 7 Artists, 7 Years
    Arab Film Series online: 7 x 7 // 7 Artists, 7 Years

    Posted: Mar 5, 2021

    Join us for the next program in the Arab Film Series online! Marking the seventh year of the war in Yemen, on March 19, 2021, ArteEast in partnership with the Arab American National Museum and AFMI presents a special Arab Film Series online screening: 7 x 7 | 7 Artists, 7 Years Friday, March 19, 2021 […]

  • Arab Film Series Online: There is a Field + Talkback
    Arab Film Series Online: There is a Field + Talkback

    Posted: Feb 3, 2021

    Arab Film Series Online:  There is a Field (2020) dir. Jen Marlowe  3 p.m. EST Sunday, Feb. 28, 2021 Free with RSVP/$5 suggested donation RSVP for streaming link There is a Field tells the story of Asel Asleh, an unarmed 17-year old Palestinian teenager who was murdered while participating in a demonstration calling for an end to Israeli occupation […]

  • ANNOUNCING THE WORLD PREMIERE OF 3 X 13  An Interactive Online Performance
    ANNOUNCING THE WORLD PREMIERE OF 3 X 13 An Interactive Online Performance

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    ANNOUNCING THE WORLD PREMIERE OF 3 X 13 An Interactive Online Performance Thursday, February 18 FREE/by donation   Join us for the premiere of this interactive online performance co-presented by Yaa Samar! Dance Theatre and ArteEast, and receive exclusive online content from the artists, available for 48 hours. Created by award-winning Director Eimi Imanishi and Choreographer Samar Haddad King, […]

  • Arab Film Fest Collab
    Arab Film Fest Collab

    Posted: Oct 28, 2020

    The Arab Film Fest Collab virtual film festival runs Dec 3-13! ArteEast, the Arab American National Museum (AANM), Arab Film and Media Institute (AFMI), and Mizna collectively present the Arab Film Fest Collab, December 3–13, 2020. 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 […]

  • Arab Film Series Online: Beauty and the Dogs + Talkback
    Arab Film Series Online: Beauty and the Dogs + Talkback

    Posted: Oct 5, 2020

    ArteEast, in partnership with the Arab American National Museum, Arab Film and Media Institute and Cinetopia Film Festival is pleased to present the latest screening in the Arab Film Series Online Employing impressive cinematic techniques and anchored by a tour-de-force performance from newcomer Mariam Al Ferjani, Beauty and the Dogs presents a gripping moral conundrum […]

  • Alternative Archives: Global Uprising: Indigeneity, Land, Heritage // Hawaiʻi & Palestine
    Alternative Archives: Global Uprising: Indigeneity, Land, Heritage // Hawaiʻi & Palestine

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    AANM, ArteEast and NYU’s Hagop Kevorkian Center for Near Eastern Studies are excited to come together to present Alternative Archives: Discourses and Disruptions, a series of events that will explore themes of storytelling, archiving and evolving technologies in the digital world as they relate to the SWANA (South West Asia and North Africa) region. These programs are part of two broader thematic series from the Kevorkian Center titled Digital Forays and Global Uprising. For more information or to RSVP for all sessions, visit https://alternativearchives.org

  • Arab Film Series Online: Brooklyn Inshallah + Talkback
    Arab Film Series Online: Brooklyn Inshallah + Talkback

    Posted: Sep 10, 2020

    ArteEast, in partnership with the Arab American National Museum, Arab Film and Media Institute and Take on Hate is pleased to present the latest screening in the Arab Film Series Online   Brooklyn Inshallah (2019) Dir. Ahmed Mansour 3 p.m. EDT Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020 Free; $5 suggested donation RSVP for streaming link The film […]

  • SAVED FROM THE WATERS: FILMS BY SAFAA FATHY
    SAVED FROM THE WATERS: FILMS BY SAFAA FATHY

    Posted: Sep 3, 2020

    SAVED FROM THE WATERS: FILMS BY SAFAA FATHY Tamaas/Earth Arts Justice, ArteEast, and Maysles Documentary Center present nine films by Egyptian/French poet and filmmaker Safaa Fathy that offer a window into Fathy’s expansive body of work and practice. Present in her films as both poet and documentarian, Fathy deftly and tenderly brings to light searingly […]

  • Arab Film Series online: 10 Days Before the Wedding, August 30 @ 3PM EDT
    Arab Film Series online: 10 Days Before the Wedding, August 30 @ 3PM EDT

    Posted: Aug 7, 2020

    ArteEast, in partnership with the Arab American National Museum, Arab Film and Media Institute and Romooz Foundation is pleased to present the latest screening in the Arab Film Series Online: 10 Days Before the Wedding (2018) dir. Amr Gamal 3 p.m. EDT Sunday, Aug. 30, 2020 Free; $5 suggested donation

  • Arab Film series online: Join us for Yemeni Stories Told by Yemeni Filmmakers – July 26 @ 3PM EDT
    Arab Film series online: Join us for Yemeni Stories Told by Yemeni Filmmakers – July 26 @ 3PM EDT

    Posted: Jul 21, 2020

    ArteEast, in partnership with the Arab American National Museum, Arab Film and Media Institute and the Romooz Foundation is pleased to present the next films in the Arab Film Series online: Yemeni Stories Told by Yemeni Filmmakers 3 PM EDT on Sunday, July 26, 2020 Yemen, United States / Documentary / 60 minutes / Rated PG13 / In Arabic and English with English subtitles Following the screening will be an intimate talkback with several Yemeni filmmakers from across the world. Free. Suggested donation benefits Yemen Aid