arts

The 14th Arabic Film Festival Australia

The 14th Arabic Film Festival launches in Sydney on 17 August with the opening night screening its feature movie – MAHBAS, at Riverside Theatres Parramatta. The six feature movies and five short movies will tell a variety of stories reflecting cultures in a number of Arabic speaking countries including Lebanon, Egypt, Algeria, Jordan, Palestine, Iraq, and Tunisia. The festival will then move through to Melbourne (25-27 August), Canberra (01–02 September) and conclude in Perth (09 September).

Connecting Australians: Results of the National Arts Participation Survey

Cultural Perspectives and DiverseWerks are pleased to share with you Connection Australians: The Results of the National Arts Participation Survey. The survey is the third in a series delivered by the Australia Council, following previous editions in 2009 and 2013 and includes commentary by our Managing Director, Pino Migliorino AM.