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Ajyal Film Festival 2018


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Ajyal brings the best of cinema from around the world to Doha audiences, and films for families and every age group are on offer throughout the Festival. There’s a special focus on films made right here in Qatar; short films for children as young as 4; brilliant examples of animation, drama, and comedy; and heavy-hitting documentaries for the serious cinephile.


  • The Man Who Stole Banksy

    Special Screening

    In 2007, anonymous street artist and activist Banksy painted a number of politically divisive a…

    Marco Proserpio / United Kingdom, Italy, Qatar / 2018 / Feature Documentary

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    • Sun, Dec 2, 09:00 PM, K16-DT
    • Mon, Dec 3, 08:30 PM, NOV-P1
  • Maya the Bee

    Special Screening

    Maya is a little bee with big ambitions. Freshly hatched, she is eager to explore the world aro…

    Alexs Stadermann / Australia, Germany / 2014 / Feature Narrative

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  • Millennials

    Ajyal Competition, Made in Qatar

    Ubiquitous electronic devices are connecting us like never before. In this short documentary, w…

    Aisha Al-Shammakh / Qatar / 2017 / Short Documentary

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  • Mirai

    Ajyal Competition, Special Screening

    A captivating story of love passed down through generations from acclaimed director Mamoru Hoso…

    Mamoru Hosoda / Japan / 2018 / Feature Narrative

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    • Fri, Nov 30, 07:00 PM, K16-OH
    • Sat, Dec 1, 02:30 PM, NOV-P1
  • A Moment with the Wind

    Made in Qatar

    A kite in the sky, a board at his feet and natures key ingredient, the wind. In this captivatin…

    Ibrahim Nashat / Qatar / 2018 / Short Documentary

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