Mona Hatoum, a legend of Arab contemporary art

Sep 22, 2015 0

In 2015, the "Centre Pompidou" (Paris) honored Palestinian artist Mona Hatoum. Acclaimed...

Meet "Joelle", the Arab World's First Lady...

Sep 16, 2015 0

Gheeda "Joelle" Chamasaddine is the Arab World's first female wrestler in the UAE. She is...

Marsa Sexual Health Center - Leila The Spy

Apr 30, 2015 1

A short Lebanese film combatting the stigma attached to women's periods. Original Source:...

Bir'im - Short film by Rizeq Nakhash

Apr 30, 2015 1

A short piece of visual art conveying older Palestinian's feelings towards the villages that they...

Suheir Hammad: Poems of war, peace, women, power

Apr 30, 2015 1

Poet Suheir Hammad reads two spine tingling poems at TED talks. Original Source: TED First...

SAMAR Picks : Bilal, an animation film project...

Mar 1, 2015 1

This trailer introduces "Bilal" an animation film project of Dubai animation and FX house...

SAMAR Picks: The Arabian Horse

Feb 12, 2015 1

Ibrahim Hanitr is the founder the Arabian Horse Arts Center in Egypt through which he aims to...

SAMAR Picks: El Seed: French-Tunisian...

Dec 16, 2014 1

French-Tunisian graffiti artist, El Seed, uses Arabic calligraphy in his works to express the...

SAMAR Picks: Mahmoud Darwish - Wait For Her

Dec 11, 2014 0

Mahmoud Darwish - Wait For Her Aka Bedlam (Youtube) September 2012 #Poetry #Palestine #Love...

SAMAR Picks: The Dice Player

Nov 19, 2014 3

Prize winner film at the ZEBRA Poetry film festival in Berlin, this is one of the first Animated...

SAMAR Picks: Women Who Made Morocco Proud

Nov 18, 2014 1

To celebrate International Women’s day, this young moroccan blogger made a review of the most...

SAMAR Picks: Major Mariam Al Mansouri - First...

Nov 18, 2014 1

The United Arab Emirates’ first female fighter pilot who took part in strikes against ISIS....

SAMAR Picks: Keeping Palestine Cool - Khaled Al...

Nov 18, 2014 2

Khlaed Al Sabawi is a Palestinian-Canadian compter engineer and geothermal engineer. In his Tedx...

SAMAR Picks: 4 Lessons I Learned While Battling...

Nov 18, 2014 0

Sara Khatib was a college student, who was diagnosed with cancer, and decided to embrace her...

SAMAR Picks: Rafeef Ziadah - "We teach life, Sir"

Nov 14, 2014 1

A moving poem by Rafeef Ziadah, a Canadian-Palestinian spoken word artist and activist.