the dc palestinian film and arts festival is back for the 8th year! Oct. 2-7: filmS + comedY + workshops!

This year’s festival, Threads of Resilience, features 13 feature and short films, acclaimed Palestinian actor and Spotlight Artist Saleh Bakri, Palestinian embroidery workshops, painting workshops, and ends with a night of stand-up comedy at the Kennedy Center with Mona Aburmishan (FREE)!



8 years. 

 

121 films.

 

33 panels.

 

“[DCPFAF’s] organizers have remained committed to creating a space and an audience for
Palestinian artists—not necessarily art just about Palestine."

Washington City Paper


“Intriguing films that you probably won’t get another chance to see on the big screen.”

DCist