Ajyal Film Festival 2019

All films

All Countries

  • Benda Bilili!

    World Panorama - Doha Tribecca Film Festival 2010

    Popping with potent rhythms and set against a bleak backdrop of near hopeless despair, this doc…

    Renaud Barret, Florent de La Tullaye / Democratic Republic of the Congo, France / Feature Documentary

  • Beyond Boundaries

    Made in Qatar - Ajyal Film Festival 2019

    For some avid fans, cricket is not so much a sport, but a way of life. In 'Beyond Boundaries' w…

    Hemanth Madupu / Qatar, India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Pakistan / Short Documentary

  • Bhutto

    World Panorama - Doha Tribecca Film Festival 2010

    Political biopics too often fall into either hagiography or demonization, extremes mostly avoid…

    Duane Baughman, Johnny O'Hara / U.S.A., U.K. / Feature Documentary

  • The Bleaching Syndrome

    Ajyal Competition, Made in Qatar - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    Eiman Mirghani, an Afro-Arab filmmaker living in Qatar, sets out to make a documentary about a…

    Eiman Mirghani / Qatar / Short Documentary

  • Born in Syria

    Special Screening - Ajyal Youth Film Festival 2016

    Since civil war started in Syria in 2011, an estimated nine million Syrians have fled their hom…

    Hernán Zin / Denmark, Spain / Feature Documentary

  • Budrus

    World Panorama - Doha Tribecca Film Festival 2010

    In one of the most conflicted parts of the world, a Palestinian family man unites rival parties…

    Julia Bacha / U.S.A., Palestine / Feature Documentary

  • CHIRI/Trace

    Special Screening - Doha Tribecca Film Festival 2012

    ‘Trace’ is an unusual and very personal documentary focusing on the aging foster mother of extr…

    Naomi Kawase / Japan / Feature Documentary