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Ajyal Film Festival 2020

Ajyal Film Festival 2018

  • Changyou's Journey

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    A bitter-sweet homage to the animator's eponymous late father. This well-crafted and endearing…

    Perry S. Chen / United States of America / Short Documentary

  • Commodity City

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    A documentary exploring the daily lives of vendors who work in the largest wholesale consumer m…

    Jessica Kingdon / United States of America / Short Documentary

  • Courage

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    This programme of short films is a testament to standing strong, even when all the odds are sta…

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  • The Craft

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    Envisaging international diplomacy as an alien conspiracy, ‘The Craft’ is a semi-autobiographic…

    Monira Al Qadiri / Kuwait, Lebanon / Short Narrative

  • Drop by Drop

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    An eidolon-like animated documentary that is based on real-life interviews with people who were…

    Alexandra Ramires (Xá), Laura Gonçalves / Portugal / Short Documentary

  • The Elephant's Song

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    'The Elephant's Song' tells the true and tragic tale of Old Bet, the first circus elephant in A…

    Lynn Tomlinson / United States of America / Short Narrative

  • The First Thunder

    Special Screening - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    A beautifully illustrated musical fantasy that depicts the awakening of Mother Nature after her…

    Anastasia Melikhova / Russian Federation / Short Narrative