The First Weekend of Arabian Sights Was a Hit!

Don't miss the second weekend of the 22nd Annual Arabian Sights Film Festival, taking place October 27 - 29.

This year's Closing Event features The Worthy, a groundbreaking new film by Emirati filmmaker, Ali Mostafa, whose earlier work, City of Life, was winner of the Arabian Sights Audience Award in 2010. A Closing Party will follow the screening.

An Audience Award for favorite film will be presented. Also offered this year will be the Cultural Ambassador Prize sponsored by The Arab Gulf States Institute of Washington.

Tickets now on sale!

A Day for Women - trailer
Directed by Kamla Abu Zekry

Foreign Body - trailer
Directed by Raja Amari
Tunisia, France

In Syria (Insyriated) - trailer
Directed by Philippe Van Leeuw
Lebanon, Belgium, France

My Uncle - trailer
Directed by Nassim Abassi

The Originals - trailer
Directed by Marwan Hamed

Solitaire - trailer
Directed by Sophie Boutros
Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt

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