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9th Arab Film Festival Berlin – ALFILM

The 9th edition of ALFILM takes place from April 11th – April 18th, 2018. The OFFICIAL SELECTION presents a panorama of contemporary Arab film production including fiction and documentary films, as well as short films, experimental films and video art.
We accept feature films, documentaries and short films which were directed by an Arab filmmaker, have been produced or co-produced by an Arab country or handle an issue that relates closely to the Arab world. Submitted films may not be older than 3 years. The submission deadline is December 20th, 2017. This year we have changed our submission process. Both short and feature length films should be submitted digitally. Please refer to our new guidelines for further information.

Together with our audience, we look forward to a successful festival with innovative films and exciting guests.


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