Upcoming events

4th Arab Film Festival in Zurich, November 15 – December 16

From November 15 to December 16, 2018, the Arab Film Festival Zurich will present for the fourth time a wide selection of films from the Arab world and screens more then 35 feature films, documentaries and short films. Once again it shows how creatively young Arab cinema deals with political and social conditions. The actual festival with panel discussions and the presence of filmmakers will take place from 15 to 18 November at the Filmpodium Zurich. Thereafter, additional screenings will continue thru mid-December.

Focus on Egypt and Irak
This time, the focus will be on Egypt and Iraq, with panel discussions about filmmaking in these two countries.

It is our pleasure to welcome you at the 4th Arab Film Festival Zurich. The festival program is available at www.iaffz.com and www.filmpodium.ch.

Tickets can be reserved on the website of Filmpodium or can be bought directly at the cinema Filmpodium. Spread the word and see you all at the festival in November!


Swiss Arab Nights, 23 January 2019, Davos

Swiss Arab Nights 2019 is an exclusive charity reception with a unique inspiring atmosphere for high-level exchange during the WEF 2019 in Davos.
This year’s edition will be dedicated to Hand in Hand International, a not-for-profit that fights poverty and gender inequality with jobs. Network wide Hand in Hand has nurtured the creation of more than 3.6 million jobs and 2.4 million microenterprises. Empowering women and improving financial resilience contributes to the health, safety and prosperity of their families, communities and the world.
Our guest list includes again thought leaders, top CEOs, board members, public figures, UHNWls and recognized personalities from all over the globe. Expect to enjoy high-level networking in our winterland oasis and get engaged with like-minded leaders while helping Hand in Hand to create sustainable microenterprises empowering women to change the world.

  • Strict invitation only event! For reservations go to www.swissarabnights.org
  • Reservation deadline Dec 21, 2018. Very limited tickets, early RSVP recommended.