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Ajyal Film Festival 2020

Ajyal Film Festival 2018

  • 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

  • As My Father Was

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    The story of Ali, a 12-year-old "Fili" Kurd who lives in Baghdad. After the fall of Saddam Huss…

    Muslim Habeeb / Iraq / Short Documentary

  • Bachir in Wonderland

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    This absorbing documentary records a few weeks in the life of the stateless 10-year-old Saharan…

    Els Duran, Evelien Vehof / Netherlands / Short Documentary

  • Bariq Short Film Programme

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    Join us for a selection of charming shorts that will keep the whole family entertained.

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  • Bird Karma

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    The fable-inspired ‘Bird Karma’ is the first hand-drawn animated film to be produced by DreamWo…

    William Salazar / United States of America / 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