Göteborg Arab Film Festival 2019

29 nov 2019
30 nov 2019
1 dec 2019

The first edition of the Gothenburg Arab Film Festival

Through cinematic, humanistic and visionary perspectives, the Gothenburg Arab Film Festival starts from the Bride of Scandinavia, a cultural space that knows no boundaries to explore Arab identity in the Arab world and the Diaspora through documentaries and short feature films by Arab directors, or by directors from other countries working on issues affecting To the Arab world in different ways.
The main aim of the festival is to create opportunities for joint dialogue between Arab and foreign filmmakers to promote a culture of tolerance and to reject a culture of hatred, violence.

The festival is a spotlight on documentaries and short fiction describing, analyzing and explaining the deep problems in the Arab world, and highlights the fears faced by Arab citizens.

At Göteborg Arab Film Festival we are pleased to receive a wide range of audiovisual work, Video/sound art, film, and new media work will be accepted: experimental, documentary, animation, narrative, non-narrative, multimedia, virtual reality, augmented reality, net art, interactive media, etc.

When? 29 nov - 1st dec

Where? Kulturhuset Blå Stället, Angereds torg 13, Angered

For more information, program and film submissions visit the official website at gaff.se

You'll find the facebook-event for the opening ceremony here!