Provocative discussions centered on diverse films from the Arab world

Curated by the NYUAD Film and New Media Program, this ongoing series showcases groundbreaking films alongside discussions with the filmmakers and faculty. Each screening is followed by a live Q&A with the creatives behind the films.

In its 6th season the lineup is:

Daughters of Abdul-Rahman by Zaid Abu Hamdan – October 3rd

Followed by a Q&A with the director

Years after escaping a dictated life, four estranged and offbeat sisters are forced to come together to find their suddenly-missing father. In their journey they discover secrets as more is revealed.

Huda’s Salon by Hany Abu-Assad – November 7th

Followed by a Q&A with the director

A newlywed Palestinian woman must choose between her honor and betraying her country.

Dates and program for spring 2023 to be announced.

Presented by the NYUAD Film and New Media Program.

Upcoming in this Event Series

Previously in this Event Series