The Arab British Centre aims to further understanding of the Arab world by promoting its culture, sharing its knowledge and supporting a community of individuals and organisations that work to enhance friendship and collaboration between people of the UK and the Arab world.

What's On

Partner Event

Heba Y. Amin – When I see the future, I close my eyes

1 September '20 - 28 March '21

Our Event

Film Release: Luxor

6 November - 31 December '20

Partner Event

Leeds Palestinian Film Festival

14 November '20 - 28 November '20


Posted 29/10/2020

OPEN CALL: Arab Film Development Workshop (Online Edition)

Image credit: Nadira Amrani Following a successful funding application to the Film and TV Charity, we are delighted to announce that a second Arab Film Development Workshop will be taking place; this time, to be held online in January 2021. In collaboration with the SAFAR Film Festival and Liverpool Arab Arts Festival, Palestinian filmmaker Saeed […]

Posted 14/09/2020

SAFAR Film Development Workshop: Meet the Participants!

Posted 17/08/2020

Get Involved: Beirut Relief Initiatives

Posted 14/08/2020

Press Release: SAFAR is going digital!

Posted 27/07/2020

Open Call: SAFAR Film Development Workshop

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The Arab British Centre library is a public borrowing library. Formerly a private collection put together over the past 40 years.

We organise and promote cultural and artistic events, and host a community of like-minded resident organisations at our central London premises.

Our meeting room is in the heart of the City of London and can be hired for use by registered organisations, societies and NGOs associated with Arab-British issues.