1st Annual

Halal Film Festival

Celebrating an Abundant Lifestyle


DEC. 25TH – 31ST


An event for the whole family

The American Halal Council is hosting the first Halal Film Festival to showcase halal lifestyle. This is an event for the entire family to enjoy  during these challenging times.








Halal Film Festival 2020: Celebrating an Abundant Lifestyle is a unique fundraising event you don’t want to miss! We’re showcasing some of the most unique films about halal food, fashion and lifestyle to give a platform to our community’s brightest creators in an effort to also bring the vision of the American Halal Council to life. Promoting all things halal and the producers and pioneers behind those efforts is made possible with your generous support of our organization during this important online event. Enjoy quality time with your family and friends virtually while supporting filmmakers and the American Halal Council this December 25-31st.

show my film

call for submissions

WIN $250 – $1,000

2020 schedule

DEC. 25

Opening Ceremony

Documentary Film

DEC. 26


DEC. 27


DEC. 28

Short Film

DEC. 29

Youth Film

DEC. 30

Animation Film

DEC. 31

Awards and Closing Ceremony

business sponsorship

By sponsoring the Halal Film Festival you will help pioneering the halal lifestyle. Your support will help fund a number of the American Halal Council programs to create more transparency and make halal a prominent item in the mainstream markets. Our programs include government advocacy, halal verification, education and research. 

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