Ajyal Film Festival 2023

All films

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  • One in 50 Million

    Ajyal Competition, Made in Qatar - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    Nawaal Akram is a 20-year old who navigates life with the rare genetic mutation disorder Duchen…

    Luciana Ceccatto Farah / Qatar / Short Documentary

  • One in Five

    Made in Qatar - Ajyal Youth Film Festival 2013

    A Qatari mother tries to make a connection with her young autistic son.

    Jawaher Al Khater / Qatar / Short Narrative

  • Orca

    Special Screening, Ajyal at Vox, Ajyal at Katara - Ajyal Film Festival 2021

    Elham, a divorced Iranian woman, survives a horrific beating at the hands of her husband.

    Sahar Mossayebi / Qatar, Iran / Feature Narrative

  • Orchestra Rehearsal

    Ajyal Competition, Ajyal at Katara - Ajyal Film Festival 2021

    A busy dad and musician is late for his philharmonic orchestra concert. With not a minute to wa…

    Tatiana Okruzhnova / Russian Federation / Short Narrative

  • The Ostrich Politic

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2019

    In this poetic tale about behavioural misconceptions and the dangers of narrow-mindedness, we j…

    Mohamad Houhou / France / Short Narrative

  • Our Home

    Mohaq - ages 8+ - Ajyal Youth Film Festival 2013

    While playing a game with his daughter, a father discovers the effects of his inattentiveness t…

    Abdulla Al-Hemairi / United Arab Emirates / Short Narrative

  • Our Struggles

    Special Screening - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    The sympathetic story of Oliver, a fundamentally decent man who is more than happy to shoulder…

    Guillaume Senez / Belgium, France / Feature Narrative