Film Funding

  • 2G

    Fall Grants 2023 - Post-Production Stage

    Agadez, 2021. Following the ban on unlawful migrant transportation by the Niger government, fou…

    Karim Sayad / Algeria, Switzerland, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • 7 Waves

    Fall Grants 2023 - Development Stage

    A magical realist tale inspired by local Arabian Gulf mythology and set in Khaleeji modernism.…

    Hamida Issa / Qatar, Saudi Arabia / Feature Narrative

  • Abo Zaabal 1989

    Fall Grants 2023 - Post-Production Stage

    In 1989, Mahmoud Mortada, Bassams father, was arrested, imprisoned and tortured at the infamous…

    Bassam Mortada / Egypt, Germany, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • After Tahar

    Fall Grants 2023 - Development Stage

    A patriarch, Tahar: the First Indochina War, psychiatric hospitals. A grandmother, Taklit: a we…

    Soufiane Adel / France, Qatar / Feature Documentary or Essay

  • Al Baseer - The Blind Ferryman

    Fall Grants 2023 - Post-Production Stage

    The blind ferryman Ayoub lives with his mother and religious brother in the Iraqi marshes. He a…

    Ali Al-Fatlawi / Iraq, Switzerland, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • Arkala Gilgamesh's Dream

    Fall Grants 2023 - Post-Production Stage

    Chum-Chum, a nine-year-old dreamy street kid with diabetes, and his best friend, Moody, a tough…

    Mohamed Al-daradji / Iraq, United Arab Emirates, France, United Kingdom, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • Awdah

    Fall Grants 2023 - Development Stage

    Amal Jawadat believes she’s finally getting the happy ending she’s always dreamed of. A Palesti…

    Ihab Jadallah / Palestine, Germany, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • Bab El Sahra

    Fall Grants 2023 - Development Stage

    In the desert town of Bab El Sahra in North Africa, Gendarmerie Commander Hamid El Saber faces…

    Salem Brahimi / Algeria, France, Saudi Arabia, Belgium, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • The Blue Weddings

    Fall Grants 2023 - Development Stage

    It all begins in the 80s in Wattrelos, in northern France. Ghalia is an 18-year-old Algerian gi…

    Samia Dzaïr / France, Algeria, Qatar / TV Series

  • Blueberry Dreams

    Fall Grants 2023 - Post-Production Stage

    In Samegrelo, a Georgian region near the disputed Abkhazian state, a family of four struggles i…

    Elene Mikaberidze / Georgia, France, Belgium, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • Celebration

    Fall Grants 2023 - Post-Production Stage

    Mijo lives with his family in a poor village in the rural part of Croatia. His life is sketched…

    Bruno Anković / Croatia, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • Civilization Of Equality

    Fall Grants 2023 - Post-Production Stage

    'Civilization of Equality' is a short, stop-motion animated musical reflecting true equality’s…

    Ibrahim Albuainain / Qatar / Short Narrative

  • Demba

    Fall Grants 2023 - Post-Production Stage

    55-year-old Demba is about to retire after 30 years of service at the city hall in his small to…

    Mamadou Dia / Senegal, Germany, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • Disco Afrika: A Malagasy Story

    Fall Grants 2023 - Post-Production Stage

    Madagascar, nowadays. Twenty-year-old Kwame struggles to make a living in the clandestine sapph…

    Luck Razanajaona / Madagascar, France, Mauritius, Germany, South Africa, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • The Dream Betrayed Me

    Fall Grants 2023 - Production Stage

    Qamichli, Syria, 2004. Mesto, a 17-year-old boy, has but one dream—to join his city’s football…

    Mohammad Alchikho "Shaikhow" / Syria, France, Belgium, Germany, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • Eldorado, The Taste Of The South

    Fall Grants 2023 - Production Stage

    A group of migrants from sub-Saharan Africa, led by Adama, arrives in the north of Morocco in o…

    Alaa Eddine Aljem / Morocco, France, Italy, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • Grandma Swim

    Fall Grants 2023 - Production Stage

    When the grandfather of Rana, an ocean-loving and excitable 10-year-old, passes away, so does t…

    Maryam Mir / Bahrain, USA, Qatar / Short Narrative

  • Hawa

    Fall Grants 2023 - Post-Production Stage

    Filmed over a period of five years, this documentary is the chronicle of an Afghan family and,…

    Najiba Noori, Ali Rasul Noori / France, Netherlands, Afghanistan, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • Holidays In Palestine

    Fall Grants 2023 - Post-Production Stage

    Shadi, a Palestinian activist turned French citizen, returns to Wadi Rahal in occupied Palestin…

    Maxime Lindon / France, Palestine, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • House No. 7

    Fall Grants 2023 - Development Stage

    After leaving their homes, trying to escape their conservative societies, and in pursuit of bas…

    Rama Abdi / Syria, Qatar / Feature Documentary