Ajyal Film Festival 2021

Films

  • Colourful Feathers

    Ajyal Competition | Ajyal at Katara - Ajyal Film Festival 2021

    A family of blue chickens are ostracized from their flock. But when a fox arrives, they quickly learn to get along!

    Maribel Suárez / Mexico / Short Narrative

  • Louis' Shoes

    Ajyal Competition | Ajyal at Vox - Ajyal Film Festival 2021

    Inspired by interviews and testimonials from people with autism, this short shows us the world through the eyes of an eight-year-old boy who has just joined a new school.

    Théo Jamin, Kayu Leung, Marion Philippe, Jean-Géraud Blanc / France / Short Narrative

  • My Name is Fear

    Ajyal Competition | Ajyal at Vox - Ajyal Film Festival 2021

    The surprisingly charming emotion "Fear" that lives in your head wants to give an interview. Maybe you can become friends?

    Eliza Płocieniak-Alvarez / Germany / Short Narrative

  • Night

    Ajyal Competition | Ajyal at Vox - Ajyal Film Festival 2021

    In a city devastated by war, it can be difficult to sleep, let alone dream. To ease a women’s anguish, Night tricks her into seeing her missing child one last time.

    Ahmad Saleh / Germany, Qatar, Jordan, Palestine / Short Narrative

  • Shadegan

    Ajyal Competition | Ajyal at Vox - Ajyal Film Festival 2021

    A day in the life of a 12-year-old fisherman on his boat in Shadegan Pond, Iran—his second home and the source of his family's livelihood.

    Ako Salemi / Iran / Short Documentary

  • Under the Trees: Cine-Concert

    Ajyal Competition | Ajyal at Katara - Ajyal Film Festival 2021

    Making its Qatar premiere, ‘Under the Trees’ is an endearing and oh-so-fun musical show full of poetry and sweetness—accompanied live by talented musicians Leslie Bourdin and Rémi Foucard.