Ajyal Film Festival 2019

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  • 1982

    Ajyal Competition - Ajyal Film Festival 2019

    As the academic year draws to a close at a school high in the mountains of Lebanon, eleven-year…

    Oualid Mouaness / Lebanon, United States of America, Norway, Qatar / Feature Narrative

  • 3 Hours

    Arab Short Film Competition - Doha Tribecca Film Festival 2010

    An afternoon football game unexpectedly turns into a gruesome bloodbath in this revenge tale ba…

    Regan Hall / U.K., Jordan / Short Narrative

  • Al Gawasa

    Made in Qatar - Ajyal Film Festival 2018

    An inspirational portrait of the young men who are on a mission to keep the proud Qatari tradit…

    Sheikha Bahzad, Maryam Al-Thani / Qatar / Short Documentary

  • The Battle of Algiers

    Tribute to Algerian Cinema - Doha Tribecca Film Festival 2012

    This iconic war epic transports viewers into a watershed year of the French occupation of Alger…

    Gillo Pontecorvo / Algeria, Italy / Feature Narrative

  • The Chicken

    Hilal - ages 13+ - Ajyal Youth Film Festival 2014

    It’s 1993 and the siege of Sarajevo is in full swing. Today is Selma’s sixth birthday and, unab…

    Una Gunjak / Germany, Croatia / Short Narrative

  • Fidai

    Arab Feature Film Competition - Doha Tribecca Film Festival 2012

    The struggle for Algeria’s independence was fought by unnamed fighters whose selfless acts thre…

    Damien Ounouri / Algeria, France, United Kingdom, Kuwait, China, Qatar, Germany / Feature Documentary

  • In This Corner of the World

    Special Screening - Ajyal Youth Film Festival 2017

    The atomic bombings of Japan are among the great abominations of World War II. ‘In this Corner…

    Sunao Katabuchi / Japan / Feature Narrative