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Ajyal Film Festival 2020

Ajyal Film Festival 2018

  • 3 Faces

    Special Screening - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    Well-known actress Behnaz Jafari is distraught when she comes across a provincial girl’s plea f…

    Jafar Panahi / Iran / Feature Narrative

  • Antouni

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    A personal look at the effect of displacement, this film centres on Lori, a young girl who is t…

    Alik Tamar / Armenia, United States of America / Short Narrative

  • Aquathlon

    Special Screening - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    A young man is not too pleased when he is dragged to swimming lessons by his well-meaning mothe…

    Alexey Shabarov / Russian Federation / Short Narrative

  • Brotherhood

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    Malik, an eighteen-year-old with flaming red hair, returns to his small village in Tunisia afte…

    Meryam Joobeur / Canada, Tunisia, Qatar, Sweden / Short Narrative

  • Capharnaüm

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    ‘Capharnaüm’ retraces the journey of 12-year-old Zain, who decides to sue his parents for havin…

    Nadine Labaki / Lebanon / Feature Narrative

  • Hide and Seek

    Special Screening - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    A young boy is preparing to bury his beloved cat. On the way to the pet cemetery, an unexpected…

    Anastasia Ostapenko / Russian Federation / Short Narrative

  • I Am Not My Father

    Made in Qatar - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    Mansoor grew up believing that dreams can never come true – his aspirations destroyed by an ove…

    Naif Al-Malki / Qatar / Short Narrative