Cultural Partner

Principal Partner

Ajyal Film Festival 2019

All films

All Countries

  • Sonita

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Youth Film Festival 2016

    In Tehran, where it is illegal for women to sing, 18-year-old Afghan refugee Sonita dreams of b…

    Rokhsareh Ghaem Maghami / Iran, Germany, Switzerland / Feature Documentary

  • Sorry We Missed You

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2019

    A gritty and impassioned portrait of a delivery driver and his family as they struggle to make…

    Ken Loach / United Kingdom, France, Belgium / Feature Narrative

  • Sounds for Mazin

    Hilal - ages 13+ - Ajyal Youth Film Festival 2013

    An operation allows Mazin, who is almost completely deaf, to hear sounds he has never heard bef…

    Ingrid Kamerling / Netherlands, The / Short Documentary

  • Speed Sisters

    Special Screening - Ajyal Youth Film Festival 2014

    The Speed Sisters are the first all-woman race-car driving team in the Middle East. They’re bol…

    Amber Fares / Palestine, United States of America, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse

    Special Screening - Ajyal Film Festival 2019

    Teen Miles Morales becomes the Spider-Man of his reality, crossing paths with five counterparts…

    Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman / United States of America / Feature Narrative

  • Steam

    Special Screening - Ajyal Film Festival 2019

    ‘Bhaap’ portrays the harsh reality of the subtle normalisation of patriarchy in the life of man…

    Harsh Hudda / India / Short Narrative

  • Step

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Youth Film Festival 2017

    The Lethal Ladies of the Baltimore Leadership School for Young Women are a formidable step team…

    Amanda Lipitz / United States of America / Feature Documentary