Shining the spotlight on Arab Films

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AFF2013_FB_bannerLocal Filmmaker, Zahra Al Samawi is excited to be part of the Arab Film Festival that will be held at Parramatta Riverside Theaters from Thursday,June 27.
While Zahra has worked with the festival before she will be sharing a film for the first time this year.
Titled, Abu Nawas Kingdom, her short movie is a modern retelling of 1001 Arabian Nights, a classic collection of stories inspired by Arabic, Persian, Indian, Egyptian and Mesopotamian folklore.
Zahra is more than happy to be sharing her vision and is looking forward to making audiences think with her short film.
She caught up with Brittany earlier this week to let her know all about her film and the festival.
Click here for more information about the Arab Film Festival and the the prizes they have available on the opening night that will include some amazing Arab sweets!