Al Ghad TV

Nadia El-Sabai and Joseph Fahim are interviewed by Al Ghad TV in this feature on the festival

Associated Press

A selection of interviews with Joseph Fahim, Annemarie Jacir, and Koutaiba Al-Janabi, along with film extracts

Monocle Daily Podcast

Wajib director Annemarie Jacir discusses the festival along with her new film

Arab News

In this profile on his work, Joseph Fahim explores why decolonising the film industry is essential, and how Arab film has a positive trajectory

London Evening Standard

SAFAR is featured in the Evening Standard's event listings

Middle East Eye

MEE review our opening night film El Tareeq and offer an in depth look into our classic selection and literary theme

Arab Lit

Our theme is examined in detail by this specialist in Arab literature

The Culturist

Joseph Fahim is interviewed about his selection for the festival, and Arab film heritage and preservation

The National

Zeina Daccache's documentary Scheherazade's Diary - about the empowering nature of storytelling and the women inmates of the Baabda Prison - is reviewed by The National