The Ajyal Youth Film Festival builds on the Doha Film Institute’s history of community-based programming. Ajyal, meaning ‘generations’ in Arabic, invites people of all ages to come together to discuss cinema through events that inspire creative interaction, opening up a fun, collaborative environment where young people can express themselves. Driven with the goal to inspire and create, Ajyal has been designed to empower the region’s youth and to inspire film enthusiasts of all ages in Qatar and the region.
Ajyal 2014 Highlights - Day 2
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Ajyal Day 3 offers you a once-only opportunity to watch an absolutely incredible animated film from Brazil. With this in mind, here are highlights of...
Tomorrow, 2 December at 5:30 PM is a red-carpet screening of Naji Abu Nowar's wonderful Bedouin tale, 'Theeb'.
Ajyal Youth Film Festival builds on the Doha Film Institute’s history of community-based programming...
still life art .. Doing my home work for DFI on line course. @DohaFilm wish me luck
"من أجل الحرية"..أحد أفلامنا التي موّلناها وعرضت في مهرجان كان، يفوز بجائزة أفضل فيلم أوروبي في نصف شهر المخرجين! http://t.co/rwQcoARZzW
Cannes is always a great way for studios to promote their blockbusters! Here’s some Terminator backdrops at the fest! http://t.co/rRas5dq3T4
@DohaFilm very proud of you
Great news just in! “Mustang” one of our 5 funded films at Festival de Cannes - Page Officielle, won the Europa Cinemas Label for best European film at the Directors' Fortnight! Proud to have supported this wonderful film!
'The Little Prince' makes its premiere today at #Cannes2015! The film is based on one of children's top classics of all time and features major voice talents including Jeff Bridges and Marion Cotillard!
In just 2 days, 'Waves '98' will have its big premiere at Cannes! Directed by Elie Dagher, the film is nominated for the Shorts Palme d'or! Go Elie, we're very proud of your journey with this film.
Great news! We'll be screening Mahmoud Kaabour's magnificent 'Champ of the camp' in a few days! Get your tickets now! http://goo.gl/F3wUCb
Very positive reviews for 'Mediterrenea' since its premiere yesterday morning at the Cannes Critics Week. Variety expects the film to have a major impact on the fest circuit.
Cannes is always a great way for big studios to promote their upcoming blockbusters. Here's some Terminator backdrops on top of one of the prime Cannes hotels!
The wonderful 'Lamb' team including our grantee Yared Zeleke (director) with #Qumra15 Master Abderrahmane Sissako after the film's premiere which was met with a standing ovation! #Cannes2015
Standing ovation for the beautiful 'Lamb'! The audience adored the film and 'bravo!' was heard all over the call! Heartfelt congrats to Yared Zeleke and the whole team! So proud to have funded this film. #Cannes2015
بالفيديو: لقاء متميز أجرته "فرانس 24" العالمية مع الأخوين عرب وطرزان ناصر عن فيلمهما "ديغراديه" الذي عرض منذ يومين في مهرجان كان وحقق تجاوبًا نقديًا وجماهيريًا كبيرًا.
Super cute promotional cut outs for the highly anticipated Peanuts movie! People here at Cannes loved these promo materials and snapped so many pics with their favorite gang of all - the Peanuts led by Charlie Brown and Snoopy!
'Lamb' premiere takes place in around an hour! Hundreds of film fans have lined up to watch this Camera d'or contender! Proud to have funded this wonderful coming-of-age story!
إقبال كبير على فيلم "حمل" الذي موّلناه وسيُعرض بعد قليل لأول مرة عالميًا بمهرجان كان في قسم "نظرة ما"
4 stars for 'Mustang' from the Guardian! Glowing reviews pouring in for the film which was sold out in all its shows here at the Cannes Directors' Fortnight!
We bumped into this guy while passing by the Croisette! This year. Festival de Cannes - Page Officielle is so creative with how they distribute their daily publications - not just on stands, but they're actually getting performers and artists distributing them!
Amazing buzz for 'Mustang' here at #Cannes2015! The film was a smashing success this morning and reviews are glowing. Here's how the film's second screening looked like - full screening in less than 10 minutes!
Mediterranea, one of our 5 funded films at Cannes is premiering tonight 5 and 10 PM at the Cannes Directors' Fortnight! Stay tuned!
This is amazing - the Cannes bus station has a giant movie artwork all over its building! Inspired by some of the world's most beloved films, artists drew a huge design that blends them all in one giant painting for passengers to enjoy!
Congratulations to all our new grantees at our spring 2015 cycle! Here's a special congrats message at The Hollywood Reporter from all our team!
Spotted: Huge Macbeth poster at the Studio Canal pavilion in Cannes! The film is already on top of many people's must-see lists!
في وفدنا المشارك في مهرجان كان، مخرجون قطريون رائعون شاركوا بأفلامهم معنا في مهرجاننا العام الماضي وها هم يحضرون مهرجان كان ليتابعوا فعالياته ويقابلوا أبرز صنّاع السينما!
في الصورة: المخرجون القطريون علي الأنصاري ويوسف المعضادي وأمل المفتاح ومريم السهلي.