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  • THE VIDEO WORKS OF SHERKO ABBAS: Legacies of Personal Archives Made Collective
    THE VIDEO WORKS OF SHERKO ABBAS: Legacies of Personal Archives Made Collective

    Posted: May 30, 2024

    THE VIDEO WORKS OF SHERKO ABBAS: Legacies of Personal Archives Made Collective Online screening: June 20 – 30 RSVP: artearchive.org Available worldwide FREE / $5 suggested donation In-person Screening: Friday, June 21 Selections from the Video Works of Sherko Abbas Post Screening Q&A with Xeyal Qertel, Director of the NY Kurdish Film Festival Maysles Documentary […]

  • Stories From the Center of the World | Readings from Jordan Elgrably and Omar El-Akkad
    Stories From the Center of the World | Readings from Jordan Elgrably and Omar El-Akkad

    Posted: Apr 29, 2024

    Join editor Jordan Elgrably and author Omar El-Akkad for readings from their acclaimed new book, Stories from the Center of the World: New Middle East Fiction. Wednesday, May 22, 2024, 6 – 7 PM End times are approximate. Events may end early or late. Location:  Tompkins Square Library 331 East 10th Street New York, NY 10009 Fully […]

  • LIMINAL TALES
    LIMINAL TALES

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    Sarah Saidan, Home of the Heart (Still), 2022   LIMINAL TALES Featuring: Sofia El Khyari, Mahmoud Hamdi, Ayçe Kartal, Huda Razzak, Inna Sahakyan and Sarah Saidan. Curated by Lila Nazemian Online screening: May 7 – 19 RSVP: artearchive.org Shorts Available worldwide, Aurora’s Sunrise available in the U.S. FREE / $5 suggested donation In-person Screenings: Date: […]

  • REVOLUTION OF THE WIND
    REVOLUTION OF THE WIND

    Posted: Apr 2, 2024

    REVOLUTION OF THE WIND is a series of Syrian autobiographical fiction and documentary films exploring migration, grief, memory and history following the political instability of the Arab Spring.

  • Ahmed El Maanouni, Al Hal [Trances]
    Ahmed El Maanouni, Al Hal [Trances]

    Posted: Mar 25, 2024

    The African Film Institute presents Ahmed El Maanouni’s Al Hal [Trances] Thursday, April 18 at 7pm e-flux 172 Classon Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11205 USA Ahmed El Maanouni’s Al Hal [Trances] is a classic of Moroccan cinema and a compelling introduction to it. While presenting itself as a music documentary on the iconic band Nass El Ghiwane, it is […]

  • ARCHIVES OF POWER: The Palestinian Film Archive and the Erasure of History
    ARCHIVES OF POWER: The Palestinian Film Archive and the Erasure of History

    Posted: Feb 14, 2024

    ARCHIVES OF POWER: The Palestinian Film Archive and the Erasure of History Screening Online on artearchive.org  from March 7 – 17, 2024 (Available Worldwide) Screening in-person at Anthology Film Archives from March 8-12, 2024  (Get Tickets Here) Image Credit: Off Frame (aka Revolution Until Victory) , Mohanad Yaqubi Archives, often perceived as impartial guardians of […]

  • REFLECTIONS FROM THE FUTURE
    REFLECTIONS FROM THE FUTURE

    Posted: Feb 13, 2024

    Hadi Afarideh, The Afar (still), 2015, 29 minutes REFLECTIONS FROM THE FUTURE Featuring films by Hadi Afarideh, Bahman Kiarostami, Gelareh Kiazand and Reza Sayah. Curated by Lila Nazemian, ArteEast Programs and Communications Director Online Screening: February 25-March 5, 2024 RSVP at artearchive.org Free / $5 suggested donation In-person Screening: Thursday, February 29 at 7:00pm UnionDocs 352 Onderdonk Ave, […]

  • FREEDOM IN FRAMES: Stories of Non-violent Resistance
    FREEDOM IN FRAMES: Stories of Non-violent Resistance

    Posted: Dec 15, 2023

    This month’s Arab Film Series online program FREEDOM IN FRAMES looks at nonviolent resistance movements against the Israeli occupation by both Palestinian and Israeli activists, shedding light on real life stories that symbolise courage, determination and hope.    Online Screening: Dec 14- 31  RSVP: arabfilmseries.org Free / $5 Suggested Donation Available Worldwide The program unfolds […]

  • Artist Spotlight Sale: Mohamed Ben Soltane
    Artist Spotlight Sale: Mohamed Ben Soltane

    Posted: Oct 1, 2021

    It is with great excitement that ArteEast shares an Artist Spotlight interview with Mohamed Ben Soltane, whose work is currently part of our special Artist Spotlight Sale on Artsy.net/arteeast.     Ben Soltane’s Contre l’Oubli (Hommage à El Mekki) is a mosaic triptych dedicated to the prominent Tunisian painter Hatem El Mekki (1918–2003). All proceeds […]

  • Where do we go from here?
    Where do we go from here?

    Posted: Mar 24, 2021

    Presented in association with ArteEast’s fundraising exhibition Legacy Trilogy: Past, Present, Future. Check out works by Ganzeer and Bassem Yousri in the Legacy Trilogy exhibition on http://www.artsy.net/arteeast   Speaker bios: GANZEER: Described as a “chameleon” by Carlo McCormick in the New York Times, Ganzeer operates seamlessly between art, design, and storytelling, creating what he has coined: […]