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The Egyptian Master: Youssef Chahine

In October we will screen three films by Egyptian master director Youssef Chahine at Cinemateket i Oslo.

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Thank you for joining the festival!

The first all-digital edition of Arab Film Days has been a success, largely thanks to our dedicated audience!

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Download our festival app!

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The festival has started!

We mark the opening of an all-digital edition of Arab Film Days with greetings from the festival and from Oslo’s Vice Mayor of Culture.

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Arab Film Days will be all-digital

The 11th edition of Arab Film Days will be an all-digital event.

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Digital Events at Arab Film Days

Arab Film Days is more than film! During the festival, we use the films on the program to highlight current issues on the political and societal…

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The program is ready

The full festival program for Arab Film Days 2021 is finally released!

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Everyday life under occupation

This year's Arab Film Days program features four films from Palestine. While they vary in style and genre, they share a focus on Palestinians’…

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Watch the acclaimed documentary The Dissident at Arab Film Days

This shocking and critically acclaimed documentary sheds light on the murder of the Saudi Arabian journalist and activist Jamal Khashoggi.

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Lebanon is in focus at this year’s festival

This year’s main focus offers an insight into the different realities that co-exist in a country marked by significant class division, and a journey…