Call for submissions: Reflections on world cinema

Qumra: Reflections on world cinema



For the first issue, they are inviting SWANA/MENA based in Canada to reflect on SWANA/MENA representation and participation in Canadian film and media art.  Unpublished content related to topics of diaspora, historical and contemporary artists, technology, industry, and community is welcome. Predominantly seeking works in short and long essay form, but also open to other prose and poetic forms.


  • Subject line “Issue 1: Submission”
  • Bio (max 100 words)
  • Work(s) to be submitted
  • Social media handles or personal links
  • Relevant images if applicable (posters, stills, screenplay excerpts, etc.) as copyright restrictions permit. Image credits are required.




April 22, 2022

How to Submit

Email your work to [email protected]