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  • Stronger than a Bullet

    Fall Grant 2014 - Production Stage

    Since the Islamic Revolution of 1979, war propaganda has been Iran’s largest industry. In the n…

    Maryam Ebrahimi / Iran, Sweden, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • Survival Visa

    Spring Grant 2013 - Production Stage

    When disaster strikes, the NASA (National Agency Survival & Arabic) publishes a call for applic…

    Nadia Rais / Tunisia, Qatar / Short Narrative

  • Suspended Wives

    Fall Grants 2017 - Production Stage

    After waiting for many years, Ghita, Latifa and Karima decide to turn to the courts in order to…

    Merieme Addou / Morocco, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • TCA186: The Tarmac Year

    Fall Grants 2018 - Development Stage

    Set in a reimagined timeline of the 1980s, Ahmad and Mourad, two Lebanese cousins, hijack a pla…

    Lebanon, Qatar / TV Series

  • Tadmor

    Fall Grant 2015 - Post-Production Stage

    Raymond. Youssef. Ali. Saad. Moussa. Rashid. Mahmoud. Elias. Individuals. Together. The Lebanes…

    Monika Borgmann, Lokman Slim / Lebanon, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • Tainted

    Fall Grants 2017 - Production Stage

    Despite her young years, Sarah’s blissful holiday is quickly interrupted by her mother’s new ru…

    Meriem Mesraoua / Qatar, France / Short Narrative

  • Tangier Stories

    Fall Grant 2015 - Development Stage

    In contemporary Morocco, Hayat brings Soussen, her 12-year-old daughter, from their poor villag…

    Fyzal Boulifa / France, Morocco, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • Tariq

    Spring Grant 2012 - Production Stage

    A story of a relationship between a teenager and his mother. Tariq decides to test his manhood…

    Alaa Abdel Razek Mosbah / Egypt, Qatar / Short Narrative

  • The Taste of Apples Is Red

    Fall Grant 2013 - Development Stage

    In the wake of fierce battles of the Syrian Civil War, old Mustafa crosses the border, and retu…

    Ehab Tarabieh / Syria, United States of America, Palestine, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • Taste of Cement

    Spring Grant 2015 - Post-Production Stage

    The Lebanese Civil War ended nearly a generation ago, but it remains far from forgotten, stampe…

    Ziad Kalthom / Syria, Lebanon, Germany, United Arab Emirates, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • Terra Firma

    Fall Grant 2013 - Production Stage

    In a small commercial harbour in the south of France, two Moroccan sailors are watching over fe…

    Laurent Aït Benalla / Morocco, France, United Arab Emirates, Qatar / Feature Documentary

  • That Which Is Coming

    Spring Grant 2012 - Production Stage

    ‘That Which Is Coming’ is an experimental video installation shot with a Phantom camera. It exp…

    Sophia Al-Maria / Qatar / Short Experimental or Essay

  • The Alleys

    Fall Grants 2018 - Production Stage

    In a densely populated East Amman neighbourhood policed by gossip and violence, hustling taxi d…

    Jordan, France, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • The Bath

    Fall Grants 2018 - Production Stage

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

    Tunisia, France, Qatar / Short Narrative

  • The Bystander

    Fall Grants 2018 - Production Stage

    Roger, a beloved basketball coach, witnesses extremely violent aggression on his way to work, p…

    Lebanon, Qatar / Short Narrative

  • The Closet Sessions

    Fall Grants 2018 - Production Stage

    'The Closet Sessions' was born when hip-hop artist and director Ahmad “Satti” Ibrahim used to r…

    Jordan / Web Series

  • The Earth Doesn't Move

    Fall Grants 2018 - Production Stage

    In a reception centre for political refugees, people wait to cross the France-Italy border. 'Th…

    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…

    Afghanistan, Iran / Feature Documentary

  • The Waiting Bench

    Fall Grants 2018 - Post-Production Stage

    Their names are Ibrahim, Soliman, Manar, and Altayeb—few of the first Sudanese who got an oppor…

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

  • Theeb

    Spring Grant 2013 - Production Stage

    Arabia, 1916. Theeb [Wolf] lives with his Bedouin tribe in a forgotten corner of the Ottoman Em…

    Naji Abu Nowar / Jordan, United Kingdom, Qatar, United Arab Emirates / Feature Narrative