Ajyal Film Festival 2022

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  • Light

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Youth Film Festival 2015

    Overwhelmed by grief and far from the comforts of family, Omar must face performing the Islamic…

    Yassmina Karajah / Canada, Jordan, Lebanon / Short Narrative

  • Little Palestine, Diary of a Siege

    Ajyal Competition, Ajyal at Vox - Ajyal Film Festival 2021

    Yarmouk in Damascus sheltered the largest Palestinian refugee camp in the world from 1957 to 20…

    Abdallah Al Khateeb / Lebanon, France, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • The Magic Shoes

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Youth Film Festival 2015

    Omid, who has recently moved to the United States from Iran, thinks wearing Air Jordan sneakers…

    Sahand Nikoukar / United States of America / Short Narrative

  • Mare Nostrum

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Youth Film Festival 2017

    On the shores of the Mediterranean Sea, a Syrian man does something that risks his young daught…

    Rana Kazkaz, Anas Khalaf / France, Syria / Short Narrative

  • Mariam

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Youth Film Festival 2016

    When France passes a law that bans Muslim women from wearing headscarves in public institutions…

    Faiza Ambah / France, Qatar, Saudi Arabia / Short Narrative

  • Morgen

    World Panorama - Doha Tribecca Film Festival 2010

    Nelu works as a supermarket security guard in a small village on the Romanian-Hungarian border.…

    Marian Crisan / Romania, France, Hungary / Feature Narrative

  • Our Brothers

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2020

    December 5th, 1986. Thousands of students take to the streets of Paris to protest the harsh hig…

    Rachid Bouchareb / France / Feature Narrative