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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

    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

    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

    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

    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]

    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

    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 […]

  • COOKING AND STORYTELLING DEMONSTRATION
    COOKING AND STORYTELLING DEMONSTRATION

                            ARTEEAST cordially invites you to a COOKING AND STORYTELLING DEMONSTRATION Led by Chef Hanif Sadr alongside filmmaker Gelareh Kiazand In conjunction with ArteEast’s film program, REFLECTIONS FROM THE FUTURE. Sunday March 3rd, 2024 3 – 6 pm The Knife Factory 347 Maujer St, […]

  • REFLECTIONS FROM THE FUTURE
    REFLECTIONS FROM THE FUTURE

    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, […]

  • ArteEast co-presents “Palestinian Voices” with films by Mahdi Fleifel at Anthology Film Archives
    ArteEast co-presents “Palestinian Voices” with films by Mahdi Fleifel at Anthology Film Archives

    Date and Time: Thursday February 1st at 7:30PM EST Address : Anthology Film Archives, 32 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10003 Get Tickets Here Charged with the conviction that it’s vitally important to present films that shed light on the Palestinian experience, that humanize Palestinian civilians, and that explore the historical context for the current war, we will […]

  • SELF-ORIENTATIONS
    SELF-ORIENTATIONS

    İz & Ra, Uf [Boo Boo], 2022, video still. Courtesy of the artists and Zilberman SELF-ORIENTATIONS Online Screening: January 11-21, 2024 RSVP at artearchive.org Free / $5 suggested donation In-person Screening: Saturday, January 13 at 3:00pm Katarina Otto-Bernstein Screening Room, Lenfest Center for the Arts 615 West 129th Street, NY NY 10027 To register for […]