DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF WASHINGTON DC INTERNATIONAL
FILM FESTIVAL AND FESTIVAL DIRECTOR OF ARABIAN SIGHTS
For more than 20 years now, Iraq-born Shirin has programmed
her Arabian Sights film festival that she created in the US capital
city and administered under the Filmfest DC umbrella. It has
grown into a well-chosen American launch-pad for key Arab
films, plus European co-productions.