Palestine Resource List: Donate, Visit, Watch, Read, Listen

20 October '23

In light of the current situation in Gaza, we have compiled a list of resources exploring Palestine: its history, its culture and its struggle. This list of course only covers a tiny fraction of that which is out there, but we have tried to include some that are free, which are widely available (e.g. on […]

Our Statement on Palestine

20 October '23

We at The Arab British Centre have been deeply distressed at the appalling events of the past two weeks. Our hearts now are with the people of Gaza – civilians who are suffering a brutal siege, aerial bombardment and displacement, many of them now without shelter, without medical support or access to the basic essentials […]

REVIEW: A Symphony for a Common Man

20 September '23

A Symphony of a Common Man points to the violent consequences of military intervention and the importance of figures like Bustani who are willing to stand firmly for what they believe in, even if it means standing alone in a big crowd.

REVIEW: 3eib Launch Party

18 September '23

The launch event was certainly a masterclass in community and authentic expression, crafted in such a way as to feel inclusive and attractive to those from outside SWANA as well.

REVIEW: Alexandria…Why?

15 September '23

Film is an escape for Yehia, an artistic practice where he can pour his passion. His friends may focus on romantic entanglements and going to parties, but he has a different path. Although his middle class family expects him to pursue a more traditional career, he has an undeniable gift for acting and performing. While war closes in around him, he is determined to make his way to the United States - increasingly against the odds.

Join our team! Office Manager (Part time)

12 September '23

The Arab British Centre is pleased to offer an exciting opportunity for an experienced office administrator to work for a dynamic cultural charity and contribute to its strategic direction.  

Arab films at the BFI London Film Festival 2023

01 September '23

The BFI London Film Festival runs from 4 to 15 October 2023 at venues in London, around the UK and on BFI Player. We wanted to make your life easier, so below you'll find the full listings of all Arab films screening this year.

REVIEW: Freedom Fields at the Garden Cinema

25 August '23

Freedom Fields is a timely rewatch. Fadwa’s determination to speak out against the Libyan FA and inspire others reflects on that of the Spanish players who sat out of the FIFA World Cup this year.

Books to read this summer

11 August '23

In collaboration with Saqi Books, we've put together a list of titles we think you'll love to read this summer.