Ajyal Film Festival 2022

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  • Adaptation

    Ajyal Competition, Ajyal at Vox - Ajyal Film Festival 2021

    A young red-haired boy draws the ire of local bullies because of his unique appearance and must…

    Ngima Gelu Lama / Portugal / Short Narrative

  • Asteroid

    Ajyal Competition, Ajyal at Vox - Ajyal Film Festival 2020

    Ebrahim is only twelve years of age but bears much of the responsibility for his household of f…

    Mehdi Hoseinivand Aalipour / Iran / Feature Narrative

  • BJ's Mobile Gift Shop

    Ajyal Competition, Ajyal at Vox - Ajyal Film Festival 2021

    BJ, a young Korean-American hustler, tirelessly runs throughout the city of Chicago making hard…

    Jason Park / United States of America / Short Narrative

  • Bambirak

    Ajyal Competition, Ajyal at Vox - Ajyal Film Festival 2021

    When 8-year-old Kati stows away in her father's delivery van, Faruk must juggle his responsibil…

    Zamarin Wahdat / United States of America, Germany / Short Narrative

  • Before Darkness

    Ajyal Competition, Ajyal at Vox - Doha Tribecca Film Festival 2010

    An Afghan woman hides her child because she does not have enough money to take them both across…

    Mosayeb Hanaei / Iran, Afghanistan / Short Narrative

  • Brother's Keeper

    Ajyal Competition, Ajyal at Vox - Ajyal Film Festival 2021

    Yusuf and his best friend Memo are pupils at a boarding school for Kurdish boys in Eastern Anat…

    Ferit Karahan / Turkey / Feature Narrative

  • Captains of Zaatari

    Ajyal Competition, Ajyal at Vox - Ajyal Film Festival 2020

    After fleeing the war in Syria, best friends Mahmoud and Fawzi have spent the last five years i…

    Ali El Arabi / Egypt / Feature Documentary