- 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
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Profane (2011, DVD Review) by Greg Baty Director: Usama Alshaibi Cast: Manal Kara, Molly Plunk, Dejan Mircea MVD Visual / Region 0 / Unrated / 1.85:1 widescreen / Dobly Digital Stereo / 79 minutes Disk […]
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We are pleased to announce the DVD Release of Profane for June 19! Press should contact Clint at MVD for screeners (info linked below) http://archive.constantcontact.com/fs081/1102557630070/archive/1109797507580.html You can also pre-order here http://mvdb2b.com/s/Profane/MVD5387D
I’m very honored that Profane was declared best movie for 2011 by Bad Lit. Thank you Mike Everleth! Check out Bad Lit a great site for all things underground film! By […]
Profane screening at Porn Film Festival Berlin. Playing October 27 & 30, 2011. PROFANE is a moody and darkly humorous feature about the young Muslim Pro Domina Muna in the midst […]
Playing Wednesday, October 12. Click here for time and ticket information. 8:40 PM First Feature Presentation Usama Alshaibi PROFANE (2011, 78 minutes) A young Muslim Dominatrix in the midst of a spiritual crisis.
[vsw id="27892443" source="vimeo" width="600" height="338" autoplay="no"] Award winning motion picture Profane needs some help to be completed. The films needs a final sound mix and some minor color correction. After […]
Gene Siskel Center, Chicago Underground Film Festival, Profane Chicago premiere, June 3 & 8, 2011.