Ajyal Film Festival 2021

Films

  • Atlal (Remnants)

    Made in Qatar | Ajyal at Vox | Ajyal at Katara - Ajyal Film Festival 2021

    A wistful Palestinian man embarks on a trip down memory lane to the pivotal locations of his life in Qatar—all of which now lay abandoned.

    Tony El Ghazal, Balkees Al-Jaafari / Qatar / Short Documentary

  • Orca

    Special Screening | Ajyal at Vox | Ajyal at Katara - Ajyal Film Festival 2021

    Elham, a divorced Iranian woman, survives a horrific beating at the hands of her husband.

    Sahar Mossayebi / Qatar, Iran / Feature Narrative

  • When Light is Displaced

    Ajyal Competition | Ajyal at Vox - Ajyal Film Festival 2021

    A soon to be removed orange grove in Los Angeles inspires contemplation on the politics of storytelling in the multi-generational experience of Palestine in exile.

    Zaina Bseiso / Palestine, United States of America / Short Documentary