Sam Abbas is an Egyptian writer, director and producer living in New York. His short film Time to Come immediately trended on Vimeo following it’s release with over 60k views in the first week. Abbas and his business partner launched the first ever Arab-based LGBTQ-Focused Production Company, ArabQ Films, during the 2018 Berlin film festival. The Wedding is his debut feature film and the first ArabQ title. Abbas recently executive produced Matthew Puccini’s upcoming short film, Lavendar.
IN PERSON for Q&As
Friday 12/14 at 7:10pm and 9:10pm - Sam Abbas joined by the cast and crew moderated by film critic Violet Lucca
Saturday 12/15 at 7:10pm and 9:10pm - Sam Abbas joined by some cast and crew moderated by Quim del Rio
Sunday 12/16 at 7:10pm and 9:10pm - Sam Abbas and filmmaker Bryce Richardson
Thursday 12/20 at 9:10pm - Sam Abbas