Arab Film Festival | Arab World Shorts

Presented in partnership with the Arab Film Festival and the Arab American National Museum. For a complete festival schedule and ticket information, visit The Arab World Shorts program features the fresh visions of seven directors, male and female, representing Tunisia, Lebanon, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Syria and Yemen, exploring stories of passion, trauma and triumph. English subtitles. (91 min. total)

  • Black Mamba (2017/Tunisia—directed by Amel Guellaty)
  • The Dance of Amal (2018/Lebanon—directed by Rami Al Rabih)
  • Departure (2017/Yemen—directed by Jordan Ibi Ibrahim)
  • Mosul 980 (2019/Iraq—directed by Ali Mohammed Saeed)
  • Aziza (2019/Syria—directed by Soudade Kaadan)
  • Nadia's Visa 2018/Jordan—directed by Hanadi Elyan)
  • Dunya’s Day (2018/Saudi Arabia—directed by Raed Alsemari)


In partnership with the Arab American National Museum. All DFT programs are made possible with generous support from your tri-county millage investment and Buddy's Pizza. 

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