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Missed the 6th Arab Film Festival?

Before we start working on the next AFFZ in 2024, here is a review of our successful 6th Arab Film Festival Zurich in November 2022. Click here for…

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Further strengthen Arab filmmaking

On Sunday, November 27, 2022, the Arab Film Festival Zurich Awards for the "Best Film" and the "Best Director" were presented at the Filmpodium cinema…

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Milo Rau's film class makes history

In February 2022, UNESCO and the Belgian theatre NTGent (Artistic Director: Milo Rau) founded a film school in the city of Mosul as part of the…

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Jordanian filmmaking in focus

Zaid Abu Hamdan wowed the audience with "Daughters of Abdul-Rahman", the AFFZ opening film.  In conversation with Michel Bodmer, Deputy Director…

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What is behind CinemaTech?

With the CinemaTech initiative, Gemini Africa wants to promote and professionalise the film industry with technological solutions and other services.…

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Chance of program

The 6th Arab Film Festival Zurich has removed "Big Little Women" by Nadia Fares from its program at short notice. In its place, the Lebanese films…

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