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21st Annual Arabian Sights Film Festival
October 21 – 30

The 21st Annual Arabian Sights Film Festival returns with a new and exciting program featuring groundbreaking works from North Africa to the Arabian Gulf. Select directors will accompany their films to conduct post-screening discussions with the audience and also participate on a panel to discuss the latest developments in Arab cinema. Arabian Sights will be bookended with Opening and Closing Night events to commemorate this year.

The Winner of the Audience Award is...

The Cultural Ambassador Prize goes to...

Hepta, The Last Lecture (Egypt) directed by Hadi El Bagoury

Good Luck Algeria (Belgium, France) directed by Farid Bentoumi. The Cultural Ambassador Prize is sponsored by The Arab Gulf States Institute in Washington.

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