The Arab Film Festival Zurich is organized every two years by the association IAFFZ and the Filmpodium Zurich. The aim of the association is to bring Arabian cinema and Arabic culture closer to the Swiss public. All members of the association work on an honorary basis.

We are looking for you as an active member

We are always looking for dedicated people who want to actively tackle in our association. If you are interested in Arabic cinema and culture, then contact us. There are always enough exciting tasks waiting for you. We’re exited to meet you.

Support the association as a passive member or with a donation

We are gladly accept any support. If you would like to help the association financially, then register as a passive member or support the association with a donation. As a passive member, you will receive the newsletter as well as discounted entries at the Film Festival and other association events.

Vice President


Festival Codirector, IAFFZ President

Carla Güntert

Media & Social Media


Volunteer Coordination


English/German Translation

David Schläpfer

Technical Consultant


Accounting, Cashier




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