- Usama Alshaibi was born in Baghdad, Iraq and spent his formative years living between the United States and the Middle East. His films have received grants from the Creative Capital Foundation, the Playboy Foundation and the MacArthur Foundation, among others. He works in both narrative and documentary feature films. His latest documentary, American Arab, had a world premiere at the International Documentary FIlm Festival Amsterdam.
- Photos from our world premiere of American Arab in Amsterdam
- American Arab Official Trailer (watch here)
- American Arab World Premiere Tonight at the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam
- American Arab movie poster
- Soak is now streaming
- World Premiere of American Arab at the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam
- We got hit
- Fatima in the Stars, from Baghdad, Iowa
- Art for sale, wives of the prophet, miss Djanna, Zanifa and more
- Allahu Akbar plays at Lowave series at Incubate in Tilburg, Netherlands
- 20 Years of Chicago Underground Film Festival
- Join our facebook page for American Arab
We had a blast! So honored to have world premiered my documentary American Arab at the International Documentary Film Festival in Amsterdam. Gordon Quinn and Justine Nagan were with me […]
I’m off to the International Documentary Film Festival in Amsterdam for the world premiere for my documentary American Arab.
Watch one of my first narrative films. Now streaming! Click here.
This is what I happened. I was taking the 205 bus going home on 28th. The bus was pretty empty, just a few people. As we approached the intersection of […]
“Fatima Johnson” From Baghdad, Iowa Directed by Usama Alshaibi
I’m selling all original paintings from 2006-2013. Click here to check out my work. Thank you.
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A photo series created by my daughter Muneera and I. Click to see the whole set.