Ajyal Film Festival 2023

All films

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  • O My Body!

    Arab Feature Film Competition - Doha Tribecca Film Festival 2012

    Conceived as a bridge between Mediterranean cultures, choreographer Abou Lagraa’s ‘Nya’ is the…

    Laurent Aït Benalla / France, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • Octopus

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Youth Film Festival 2016

    It sure is a breeze in the kitchen when you’ve got eight arms – but what if one of your arms do…

    Julia Ocker / Germany / Short Narrative

  • Odd Is an Egg

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    A young boy named Odd is so concerned about crushing his fragile head that he is afraid to join…

    Kristin Ulseth / Norway, Portugal / Short Narrative

  • Of Gods and Men

    World Panorama - Doha Tribecca Film Festival 2010

    Director Xavier Beauvois uses the 1996 mystery of the Tibhirine monastery murders as a basis fo…

    Xavier Beauvois / France / Feature Narrative

  • The Offer

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Youth Film Festival 2015

    Sami, a Swiss man of Algerian descent, is vying for a job with the defence department, but his…

    Moïra Pitteloud / Switzerland / Short Narrative

  • Oh Ya Maal

    Made in Qatar - Ajyal Film Festival 2019

    Aboard a “Sinbook”, the iconic dhow fishing boat, the film takes viewers on a journey to discov…

    Majdy Naeem Al-Sukhni / Qatar / Short Documentary

  • Olayan

    Ajyal Competition, Made in Qatar, Ajyal at Vox, Ajyal at Katara - Ajyal Film Festival 2021

    A Bedouin boy named Hamad forms a bond with a newborn camel, who he calls Olayan. When Olayan i…

    Khalifa Al-Marri / Qatar / Short Narrative