Film Funding

  • Sirena

    Fall Grants 2018 -

    Lake Titicaca, 1984. Renowned La Paz engineer Morgan Cabrera drowns in a boating accident. An u…

    Carlos Piñeiro / Bolivia, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • The Source

    Fall Grants 2018 -

    November 2010. The Tunisian national anthem rings throughout the Thala High School courtyard. T…

    Erige Sehiri / Tunisia, Switzerland, Qatar / TV Series

  • Speak So I Can See You

    Fall Grants 2018 -

    Set at the intersection of an observational documentary and an audio-visual experiment, this fi…

    Marija Stojnic / Serbia, Croatia, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • TCA186: The Tarmac Year

    Fall Grants 2018 - Development Stage

    Ahmad and Mourad, two Lebanese cousins, hijack a plane en route from Athens to Beirut. When thi…

    Mohamed Berro / Lebanon, Qatar / TV Series

  • Talking About Trees

    Fall Grants 2018 -

    Ibrahim, Suleiman, Manar and Altayeb are founding members of the ‘Sudanese Film Group’. Friends…

    Suhaib Gasmelbari / France, Sudan, Germany, Chad, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • The Alleys

    Fall Grants 2018 - Production Stage

    In a claustrophobic East Amman neighbourhood, where life is dictated by gossip and violence, Al…

    Bassel Ghandour / Jordan, France, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • The Bath

    Fall Grants 2018 -

    When his wife leaves on a business trip, Imed must take care of his 5-year-old son, Hedi, for t…

    Anissa Daoud / Tunisia, France, Qatar / Short Narrative

  • The Bystander

    Fall Grants 2018 - Production Stage

    On a sunny July day in Beirut, Roger, a beloved basketball coach, is on his way to work, proudl…

    Rachel Aoun / Lebanon, Qatar / Short Narrative

  • The Closet Sessions

    Fall Grants 2018 - Production Stage

    ‘The Closet Sessions’ concept existed ever since hip-hop artist and director Ahmad “Satti” Ibra…

    Ahmad Satti Ibrahim / Jordan, Qatar / Web Series

  • The Earth Doesn't Move

    Fall Grants 2018 - Production Stage

    In a small village in the heart of the Italian Alps, asylum seekers are waiting for the end of…

    Yosr Gasmi / Tunisia, France, Italy, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • The Forbidden Strings

    Fall Grants 2018 - Post-Production Stage

    During the day, they are labourers and do what most Afghan refugees do in Iran, which is carpen…

    Hasan Noori / Afghanistan, Iran, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • This Haunting Memory That Is Not My Own

    Fall Grants 2018 - Production Stage

    A family finds itself violently ripped apart from their native home and thrown into the sea, in…

    Panos Aprahamian / Lebanon, Germany, Qatar / Short Experimental or Essay

  • A Way Home

    Fall Grants 2018 - Production Stage

    After years of separation, the filmmaker renews her relationship with her mother, Aïcha, who is…

    Karima Saidi / Morocco, Belgium, France, Qatar / Feature Experimental or Essay

  • We Are Inside

    Fall Grants 2018 - Production Stage

    Being away for a decade, Farah returns to her father’s place in her hometown Tripoli, Lebanon.…

    Farah Kassem / Lebanon, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • What We Left Unfinished

    Fall Grants 2018 -

    'What We Left Unfinished' tells the incredible and mostly true story of five unfinished feature…

    Mariam Ghani / Afghanistan, United States of America, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • Where Did I Leave My Face?

    Fall Grants 2018 - Development Stage

    Ali, originally from Jerusalem, lives in Paris with his girlfriend, Julie. He is constantly tra…

    Ramzi Maqdisi / Palestine, France, Germany, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • You Don't Die Two Times

    Fall Grants 2018 - Development Stage

    Jenny and Gift, two sisters respectively 22 and 28 years old, are in North Niger, waiting to tr…

    Ager Oueslati / Algeria, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • Zyara

    Fall Grants 2018 -

    'Zyara' presents an innovative and deeply personal approach to storytelling. It offers an insig…

    Muriel Aboulrouss / Lebanon, Qatar / Web Series