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ADPP Photographers in the Limelight

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ACE Concludes Third Workshop in Hammana

The third workshop of AFAC’s Arts and Culture Entrepreneurship (ACE) program concluded last week at the Hammana Artist House, marking an important milestone...
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Wish You Were Here: AFAC Summer Festival 2019 Opens in Berlin

The Arab Fund for Arts and Culture – AFAC has the pleasure to invite you to the third edition of AFAC Summer Festival “Wish You Were Here”, taking...
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Nine Socially and Politically Engaged Projects for the 2019 ADPP Edition

The Arab Fund for Arts and Culture – AFAC, Prince Claus Fund – PCF and Magnum Foundation are pleased to announce the selection of nine new projects...
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“Bab Sebta” World Premiere at FIDMarseille

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Abdo Shanan Wins CAP Prize 2019

Algerian photographer Abdo Shanan was announced among the five winners of the Contemporary African Photography – CAP Prize 2019 for his project “Dry”...
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Framing Untold Stories: Seven Compelling Visual Narratives

We spend thousands of hours in our lifetime listening to stories. Yet stories need not be written or told to be impactful; visual and immersive storytelling...
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AFAC Grantee Selected Among Sundance 2019 Fellows

The AFAC-supported film “The Greatest Wait” by Palestinian director Razan AlSalah was selected among six projects for the Sundance Institute New Frontier...
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Research on the Arts Program Call is Now Open

The call for applications for the second cycle (2019-2021) of the Research on the Arts Program (RAP) is now open. The RAP is a joint program by the Arab...
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AFAC Launches a New Cultural Program for North Africa

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Palestinian cineaste Elia Suleiman’s latest film, “It Must Be Heaven”, was announced last week as part of the 72nd Cannes Film Festival’s Competition....
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AFAC and SDC Launch North Africa Cultural Program

AFAC and the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) launched the North Africa Cultural Program on March 25, 2019 during a cocktail reception...
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Marseilles’ Aflam Festival Features Rich Line-Up of AFAC-Supported films

Aflam, Rencontres Internationales de Cinema will launch its 6th edition with the support of AFAC on April 1 in the French city of Marseilles and its suburbs,...
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Irtijal Kicks off the 19th Edition

Beirut’s experimental music festival Irtijal 2019 returns in its 19th edition from March 29 to 31, 2019, rich with local and international acts including...
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Beirut Cinema Days Festival Opens March 29th

The AFAC-supported Beirut Cinema Days Festival (Ayam Beirut al Cinema’iya), organized by Beirut DC, is set to launch its 10th edition on March 29, 2019...
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Fifteen AFAC Grantees Nominated for World Press Photo Foundation Masterclass 2019

AFAC is very pleased to announce that fifteen of its grantees, including 14 photographers from the Arab Documentary Photography Program (ADPP), have been...
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Five AFAC-supported Films Play CPH:DOX 2019

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Atelier for Young Festival Managers alongside NEXT

In the framework of the partnership between The Arab Fund for Arts & Culture (AFAC) and The Festival Academy (an initiative of the European Festivals...
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