Ajyal Film Festival 2022

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  • As My Father Was

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    The story of Ali, a 12-year-old "Fili" Kurd who lives in Baghdad. After the fall of Saddam Huss…

    Muslim Habeeb / Iraq / Short Documentary

  • As Time Passes

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2022

    'As Time Passes' is a poetic series of captivating vignettes tracing the filmmaker's family roo…

    Jamil McGinnis / United States of America / Short Documentary

  • At Eye Level

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Youth Film Festival 2017

    Ten-year-old Michi never knew his father, and since the tragic death of his mother, he has live…

    Joachim Dollhopf, Evi Goldbrunner / Germany / Feature Narrative

  • Ave Maria

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Youth Film Festival 2016

    Stereotypes are broken down in the name of co-operation in this Oscar-nominated film about Arab…

    Basil Khalil / Palestine, Germany, France / Short Narrative

  • Away

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2019

    A fairytale-like adventure in which a young boy crash lands on a mysterious island. As he begin…

    Gints Zilbalodis / Latvia / Feature Narrative

  • Aziza

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2019

    Ayman (Abdel Mounaem Amayri), a Syrian refugee in Lebanon, teaches his wife (Caresse Bashar) to…

    Soudade Kaadan / Lebanon, Syria / Short Narrative

  • Bachir in Wonderland

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    This absorbing documentary records a few weeks in the life of the stateless 10-year-old Saharan…

    Els Duran, Evelien Vehof / Netherlands / Short Documentary