Ajyal Film Festival 2023

All films

All Countries

  • Outside the Law

    Opening Night Gala - Doha Tribecca Film Festival 2010

    Three Algerian brothers who lost their family home in France's 1945 attack on the market town,…

    Rachid Bouchareb / France, Algeria, Tunisia, Italy, Belgium / Feature Narrative

  • Paradiso, XXXI, 108

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2022

    “Nothing can be heard anymore; the roar of our plane absorbs every other sound. We are heading…

    Kamal Aljafari / Palestine, Germany / Short Experimental or Essay

  • The Quarter of Scarecrows

    Arab Film Competition - Doha Tribecca Film Festival 2010

    An allegory about tyranny, this drama was inspired by the eight-year war between Iraq and Iran…

    Hassan Ali Mahmood / Kurdistan, Iraq / Feature Narrative

  • Rest In Piece

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2022

    Amidst a cacophony of shelling, Midyan is forced to flee his war-torn home. Packing only a suit…

    Antoine Antabi / Germany, France, Qatar / Short Narrative

  • Sahara

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Youth Film Festival 2015

    A long figure rides an oryx across the Sahara on a mission to bring peace to her war-torn land.

    Jérémie Faé, Arthur Morin, Georgia Noël Wolinski, Laure Petrini, Caroline Tarrago / France / Short Narrative

  • Sandarah

    Made in Kuwait - Ajyal Youth Film Festival 2017

    During the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait, a detachment of soldiers is sent to arrest a family. Deep…

    Yousef Al Bagshi / Kuwait / Short Narrative

  • Tears of Gaza

    World Panorama - Doha Tribecca Film Festival 2010

    "Tears of Gaza" is a powerful and emotionally devastating record of the impact the 2008 - 2009…

    Vibeke Lokkeberg / Norway, Palestine / Feature Documentary