Films

CULTURUNNERS collaborates with artists and film-makers to produce and broadcast original content, offering alternative perspectives on the the most critical issues of our time.

  • Chip Thomas
  • Khaled Jarrar
  • Mona Chalabi
  • Ahmed Mater
  • Khalid Al Baih
  • Rashad Salim
  • Ajlan Gharem
  • Shaweesh
  • Nugamshi
  • Abdulnasser Gharem
  • Matthew Mazzotta
  • Balquis Al Rashed
  • Ahaad Alamoudi
  • Matteo Lonardi
  • Hannah Rose Thomas
  • The Future is Unwritten
  • Bridges Tour
  • Crossing the Line
  • Mecca Journeys
  • The Main Idea
  • Ark Re-imagined
  • We The People

Cities of Conviction – Salt Lake City, UT

Examining the parallels between spiritual and urban cultures in Saudi Arabia and Utah; and especially the symbolism of creativity that connects cities of pilgrimage in both places.

Abdulnasser Gharem: Pause – Los Angeles, CA

Pause was Abdulnasser Gharem's first major solo exhibition in the United States, presenting a remarkable body of work born in the aftermath of the tragic events of September 11, 2001.

Desert to Delta – Memphis, TN

Desert to Delta at the Art Museum of the University of Memphis (AMUM) presents 20 artists and a video artist collective from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Ahmed Mater: Mecca Journeys – Brooklyn Museum, NY

Mecca Journeys was Ahmed Mater's first major solo exhibition in New York, presents a compelling portrait of the massive urban redevelopment now under way in the holiest city in the Islamic world, and its effects on residents and the millions of hajj pilgrims who travel there every year.

The Storefront Theater

Culturunners follows Matthew Mazzotta to Lyons, Nebraska where he has been invited to work with local communities on a site-specific artwork. The result was a 100-seat theater, which flips down from an unassuming abandoned freestanding storefront in the small town.

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