Film Funding

  • Al Baseer – The Blind Ferryman

    Spring Grants 2021 - Development Stage

    The blind ferryman Ayoub lives in the southern Iraqi marshes. He knows how to find his way arou…

    Ali Al-Fatlawi / Switzerland, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • Bye Bye Tiberias

    Spring Grants 2021 - Production Stage

    Thirty years ago, Hiam left her Palestinian village Deir Hanna in Galilee, where she grew up wi…

    Lina Soualem / France, Belgium, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • Chained Prey

    Spring Grants 2021 - Production Stage

    An Indian falcon, Raja, lives in the Arabian Gulf with his falconer, Sultan. While Raja has mor…

    Esmail Zalat / Egypt, Qatar / Short Narrative

  • Chasing the Dazzling Light (working title)

    Spring Grants 2021 - Development Stage

    Yaser embarks on a journey searching for inspiration to make a film related to his new place, b…

    Yaser Kassab / Syria, Qatar / Feature Experimental or Essay

  • Civilization of Equality

    Spring Grants 2021 - Development Stage

    'Civilization of Equality' is a short stop-motion animated musical that reflects the beauty of…

    Ibrahim Albuainain / Qatar / Short Narrative

  • Concrete Land

    Spring Grants 2021 - Production Stage

    Al-Najar is a Bedouin family of three generations living in makeshift tents in one of Amman’s s…

    Asmahan Bkerat / Jordan, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • Dar El Malika

    Spring Grants 2021 - Development Stage

    Because she has only daughters, Malika finds herself homeless and almost destitute after the tr…

    Lotfi Bouchouchi / Algeria, Qatar / TV Series

  • The Day of Wrath: Tales from Tripoli

    Spring Grants 2021 - Production Stage

    Combining fiction with the documentation of real events, 'The Day of Wrath: Tales from Tripoli'…

    Rania Rafei / Lebanon, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • Escape

    Spring Grants 2021 - Post-Production Stage

    'Escape' is a poetic and intimate journey on the path of exile, through the story of five Syria…

    Katia Jarjoura / France, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • Field of View

    Spring Grants 2021 - Production Stage

    On a calm and sunny day, Firas, an 11-year-old boy, accompanies his father, Tayseer, and his fa…

    Hussen Ibraheem / Lebanon, France, Qatar / Short Narrative

  • Guardian Of The Worlds

    Spring Grants 2021 - Post-Production Stage

    Hassan recalls the first night that Jellaz became his shelter. After burying his parents and tw…

    Léïla Chaïbi / France, Tunisia, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • Hajj Quichotte

    Spring Grants 2021 - Development Stage

    Hajj Quichotte—a dusty old cart driver—is forced to drive a three-wheeled vehicle when the auth…

    Hicham Lasri / Morocco, Qatar / TV Series

  • InshAllah a Boy

    Spring Grants 2021 - Development Stage

    Nawal, a grieving mother shaken up by the sudden death of her husband, is now at the risk of lo…

    Amjad Al Rasheed / Jordan, Egypt, France, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • Mary

    Spring Grants 2021 - Development Stage

    'Mary' showcases a bittersweet story about the daily life of a 65-year-old woman, Mary, and her…

    Abdulaziz Khashabi, Abdulla Al-Janahi / Qatar / Short Narrative

  • My Father Killed Bourguiba

    Spring Grants 2021 - Development Stage

    'My Father Killed Bourguiba' depicts my journey as a woman in quest of her father’s history. A…

    Fatma Riahi / Tunisia, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • Octopus

    Spring Grants 2021 - Post-Production Stage

    Octopus explores the aftermath of the Beirut explosion. The city is under construction, and the…

    Karim Kassem / Lebanon, Sweden, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • Omar Amiralay - Sorrow, Time and Silence

    Spring Grants 2021 - Post-Production Stage

    This is not a portrait of the Syrian director Omar Amiralay. This is not a cross-section of the…

    Hala Alabdalla / France, Syria, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • Sandogi (My Treasure Chest)

    Spring Grants 2021 - Development Stage

    A man who has lost his way and purpose in life begins a journey to reconnect with himself, help…

    Noor Alkuwari / Qatar / Short Narrative

  • Shame

    Spring Grants 2021 - Production Stage

    On their way back home from baseball recruitment tryouts, Pedro and Lucio are pulled off their…

    Miguel Salgado / Mexico, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • Ship Of Fools

    Spring Grants 2021 - Development Stage

    She didn’t even know they were bombs. When her father could no longer pretend they were falling…

    Alia Haju / Germany, Lebanon, Qatar / Short Documentary