Arpa Film Festival on the Red Carpet

Arpa Film Festival on the Red Carpet

Over the years, AFFMA has been supporting a spectrum of artists, including filmmakers, writers, photographers, dancers, designers, actors and musicians, through its signature annual event Arpa International Film Festival held in Hollywood, California since 1997. Arpa Film Festival is one of the oldest independent film festivals in Hollywood providing a safe ground for international filmmakers…

Cinetel Films - The Amityville Murders Could be the Breakout Horror Movie From AFM

Cinetel Films - The Amityville Murders Could be the Breakout Horror Movie From AFM

Cinetel Films,  a company know for cult classic Horror franchise films like “I Spit on Your Grave” may have created the best retelling of a horror fan staple – Amityville.  “The Amityville Murders” is sure to become an instant horror classic. I am a huge horror fan and could not believe what I saw.  Producers,…

The American Cinematheque Welcomes 20th Annual Arpa International Film Festival

The American Cinematheque Welcomes 20th Annual Arpa International Film Festival

Hollywood, California (October 24, 2017) The American Cinematheque welcomes the 20th anniversary of The Arpa International Film Festival showcasing international cinematic gems in the heart of Hollywood at the historic Egyptian Theatre from November 3 – 5, 2017. www.arpafilmfestival.com This year’s highlights include a diverse range of films that explore themes such as genocide, war, and LGBTQ issues. The festival will also…

Master of Horror JOHN CARPENTER Invites You to Be His Personal Guest for 2 Special HALLOWEEN EVENTS

Master of Horror JOHN CARPENTER Invites You to Be His Personal Guest for 2 Special HALLOWEEN EVENTS

HelLA HORROR NIGHTS and JOHN CARPENTER’S ANTHOLOGY LIVE CONCERT  EXCLUSIVE ONE-OF-A-KIND JOHN CARPENTER PACKAGE UP FOR AUCTION  In Benefit of the ROCK AGAINST MS FOUNDATION, The sCARE FOUNDATION and FUR & FEATHER ANIMAL SANCTUARY HOLLYWOD, CA (October 22, 2017) – Legendary Master of Horror John Carpenter has diabolically devised a spooktacular evening for a pair…

The African American Film Critics Association Announces Its Celebration of Women in Cinema 

The African American Film Critics Association Announces Its Celebration of Women in Cinema 

(Los Angeles) – As part of its 9th Annual Awards Program, the African American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) proclaimed 2017 the “Year of the Woman in Cinema”. From big budget films like Patty Jenkin’s critically and commercially successful WONDER WOMAN, to equally important movies like THE ZOOKEEPER’S WIFE, A UNITED KINGDOM, THE BEGUILED, DETROIT, and Dee Rees’ upcoming…

Arpa Film Festival Q&A

Arpa Film Festival Q&A

CB: When did you start AFFMA and the Arpa Film Festival? Arpa Foundation for Film, Music and Art (AFFMA) was founded in 1995 to provide a platform for filmmakers, musicians and artists, whose work explores subjects of social and cultural importance. AFMMA’s biggest endeavor was launching its signature Arpa International Film Festival in 1997, which…