Film Funding

  • Hamlet From the Slums

    Fall Grants 2021 - Production Stage

    Ahmed, an 18-year-old from a slum in Cairo, buries his father—the king of horse-driven carriage…

    Ahmed Fawzi Saleh / Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • Haneen

    Spring Grant 2011 - Production Stage

    Haneen, a woman in her mid-60s, lives alone in a Palestinian city, estranged from her husband a…

    Ossama Bawardi / Palestine, Jordan, Qatar / Short Narrative

  • Happy Holidays

    Fall Grants 2018 - Production Stage

    A student's involvement in a minor accident sets off a chain reaction of events that leads to t…

    Scandar Copti / Palestine, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • Home Sweet Home

    Fall Grant 2011 - Production Stage

    The filmmaker’s father spent 40 years as the director of a secular school he founded in Beirut’…

    Nadine Naous / France, Lebanon, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • Horseed

    Spring Grants 2017 - Production Stage

    Basketball, one of the oldest and most popular games among Somali women, is now an endangered s…

    Hana Mire / Somalia, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States of America, Sweden, Congo, Republic of, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • Hounds

    Spring Grants 2020 - Production Stage

    In the suburbs of Casablanca, Hassan and Issam, father and son, live from day to day by carryin…

    Kamal Lazraq / France, Morocco, Belgium, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • The House That My Mother Built

    Spring Grants 2023 - Production Stage

    While the Sudanese revolution’s defeats and victories were mainly captured and seen from outsid…

    Alyaa Musa / Sudan, Qatar / Web Series

  • How My Grandmother Became A Chair

    Spring Grants 2018 - Production Stage

    The heartless sea is relentlessly approaching poor grandmother’s house. By losing her five sens…

    Nicolas Fattouh / Lebanon, Germany, Qatar / Short Narrative

  • How The Sea Became Salty

    Spring Grants 2022 - Production Stage

    Yara is abandoning her life and leaving Egypt for good. She refuses her friend's Amr offer to d…

    Maysoon El-Massry / Egypt, Germany, Qatar / Short Narrative

  • Hunting Season

    Spring Grant 2014 - Production Stage

    After his mother dies, 17-year-old Nahuel is shipped from Buenos Aires to the south of Argentin…

    Natalia Garagiola / Argentina, France, Germany, United States of America, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • I Am Afraid To Forget Your Face

    Spring Grants 2019 - Production Stage

    After being separated for 2 months, Adam travels down a rough road to be reunited, whatever it…

    Sameh Morsy / Egypt, France, Qatar / Short Narrative

  • I Am Here But You Can't See Me

    Fall Grants 2023 - Production Stage

    In the fictitious city of Beirut lives Viola, a musician and the leader of an underground movem…

    Feyrouz Serhal / Lebanon, Spain, France, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • I Am One of Them

    Spring Grants 2023 - Production Stage

    At the lake of a small town, Grzegorz makes a living by guiding tourist cruises on his boat, on…

    Nadim Suleiman / Poland, Syria, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • I Can Hear Your Voice... Still

    Fall Grants 2022 - Production Stage

    One night in a small seaside town in Egypt the sound of a whale keeps coming from the sea but n…

    Sameh Alaa / Egypt / Feature Narrative

  • I Dreamt of Empire

    Spring Grants 2016 - Production Stage

    Cairo, 1980. Musa, a brilliant Egyptian professor, cannot move past the grief of losing his onl…

    Kasem Kharsa / Egypt, Germany, France, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • I Promise You Paradise

    Spring Grants 2022 - Production Stage

    Following a violent incident; Eissa a 17 years old illegal African migrant in Egypt is in a que…

    Morad Mostafa / Egypt, France, Qatar / Short Narrative

  • IALU: The Field of Dreams

    Fall Grants 2022 - Production Stage

    Living in Phantasma, one can barely see outside beyond its massive walls. Gates seem empty, wit…

    Mostafa Youssef / Egypt, Qatar / Short Narrative

  • IZRIQAQ

    Spring Grant 2012 - Production Stage

    In a land dotted with killing machines, Yassine finds an easy cover-up for his crime. But even…

    Rama Mari / Palestine, Norway, Qatar / Short Narrative

  • In Lieu of What Is

    Fall Grants 2022 - Production Stage

    'In Lieu of What Is' (Chibayish) examines how nature in southern Iraq has been viewed as a harb…

    Alia Farid / Kuwait, Qatar / Short Experimental or Essay

  • In The House Of My Father

    Spring Grants 2020 - Production Stage

    Twenty-eight years ago, when Rachida was just 16, her father forced her to marry a Moroccan man…

    Rachida El Garani / Morocco, Belgium, Qatar / Feature Documentary