San Diego Arab Film Festival Announces New Schedule
After 6 years of screening in the Fall, the San Diego Arab Film Festival is changing its schedule to the Spring. SDAFF will mark this change with a special screening of Annemarie Jacir’s acclaimed drama Wajib at the Museum of Photographic Arts on September 22. More information about this special screening will be forthcoming.
Then, SDAFF will resume it’s full schedule of screenings with its 2019 Festival in April. As in 2017, the Festival will be hosting films at two venues. The opening weekend will be April 5 and 6 at the Museum of Photographic Arts. Then, on the weekend of April 13 and 14, the Festival will move to AMC Mission Valley 20 at Westfield Mission Valley Center.
San Diego Arab Film Festival Gets Support From San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture for the Fourth Year
2018 is the fourth year that the San Diego Arab Film Festival has received support from the City of San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture. This recognition and support represents an important milestone for the Festival and for San Diego’s Arab Community: it shows that Arab culture is an important part of the fabric of San Diego! In addition, on-going support from the Arts and Culture Commission helps lay the groundwork for the Festival’s growth as a dynamic part of San Diego’s cultural life.