Join us for yet another journey into the diverse universe of independent cinema celebrating the 20th successful year of the Arpa International Film Festival on November 3-5, 2017 at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood.

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Arpa Film Festival Submissions Another year means another wonderful film festival, and 2017 is promising to be a great one! Annual Arpa International Film Festival (AIFF) is at the epicenter of Hollywood…

19th Arpa International Film Festival 2016 Award Winners

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The 19th Arpa IFF four-day festival concluded with its prestigious awards ceremony on November 6 at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood. Cheers to Michael Ashjian, Arpa IFF festival director, for…

Nare Mkrtchyan’s Documentary “The Other Side of Home” Explores the Long-Term Effect of Genocide

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2016 Arpa IFF interviews with the filmmakers In 1915, an estimated 1.5 million Armenians were killed by the Ottoman Turks, in what historians call the first genocide of the 20th…

Director Antonio De Palo’s “Cain’s Shadow” Has a #ArpaFilmFestival Short Film Nom

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2016 AIFF interviews with the filmmakers On the night of November 5th, 2025, a child called Angela disappears. Intertwined with this disappearance case are the lives and stories of Ada,…