Arabian Sights Film Festival is presented by the Embassy of the United Arab Emirates


University of the District of Columbia
Center for Contemporary Arab Studies at Georgetown University

Center for Contemporary Arab Studies at Georgetown University with the support of the US Department of Education's Title VI Program

Crescent Enterprises
Embassy of the Kingdom of Morocco
The Jerusalem Fund

The Jerusalem Fund

Sahouri Insurance & Financial, Inc.
Middle East Institute
Georgetown Design Group
Caandor Labs

AMC Theatres

Official Venue of Filmfest DC


Shirin Ghareeb, Arabian Sights Festival Director and Programmer, and Deputy Director of the Washington, DC International Film Festival.

Special thanks to Muna Abdulkader, Coordinating Assistant, Press Relations; Mary Pettigrew, ampersand graphic design, llc; Tuan Tran, Webmaster; and all Theater Managers, Assistants, and Volunteers.

The Washington, DC International Film Festival is the parent organization of the Arabian Sights Film Festival.

Cover: Sculpture by Dia Azzawi, Homage to Khalil Hawi, 2014, coloured wood, 230 x 85 x 60 cm.

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