American Arab poster and trailer revealed

Usama Alshaibi's American Arab will have its World Premiere this Friday, November 22 at IDFA (International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam), the world's largest documentary film festival.

Iraqi-American director Usama Alshaibi who has spent 4 years working on the film, a personal, provocative documentary that deals with US attitudes to Arabs after 9/11, American Arab weaves his own story which encompasses racist violence, death, humor, and rebirth with that of other Arab Americans.

Ahead of the film's world premiere, we released the new trailer and poster for the film, via The Playlist / IndieWIRE and Nonfics.com.

See a large, downloadable version of the poster here.

Get tickets and more information all the screenings of American Arab at IDFA 2013.

Watch the full trailer:

KARTEMQUIN IDFA SCHEDULE:

American Arab WORLD PREMIERE
Thu 21-11 15:15 Munt 12 (Industry screening only)
Fri 22-11 18:45 Tuschinski 3 - director Usama Alshaibi and Gordon Quinn attending
Mon 25-11 20:00 Munt 12 - director Usama Alshaibi and Gordon Quinn attending
Tue 26-11 13:45 Brakke Grond Expozaal - director Usama Alshaibi and Gordon Quinn attending
Sat 30-11 23:45 Tuschinski 5 - Gordon Quinn attending.
Sun 01-12 10:00 Tuschinski 4
Tickets and more information.

The Trials of Muhammad Ali EUROPEAN PREMIERE
Thu 21-11 17:15 Munt 10 - Gordon Quinn attending
Sat 23-11 22:00 Compagnie - Grote Zaal - Gordon Quinn attending
Tue 26-11 15:45 Tuschinski 2 - Gordon Quinn attending
Wed 27-11 11:45 Munt 10 - director Bill Siegel and Gordon Quinn attending
Thu 28-11 19:00 Munt 10 - director Bill Siegel and Gordon Quinn attending
Fri 29-11 22:45 EYE Cinema 1 - director Bill Siegel and Gordon Quinn attending
Sat 30-11 23:00 Tuschinski 2 - director Bill Siegel and Gordon Quinn attending
Sun 01-12 16:00 Podium Mozaïek - director Bill Siegel attending
Tickets and more information.

Almost There IDFA Forum Central Pitch
Tue 26-11 9:00 Compagnie - Grote Zaal.
Pitch by co-director Dan Rybicky, Kartemquin artistic director Gordon Quinn, and Claire Aguilar of ITVS.
Details (IDFA Forum passholders only)

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