Ajyal Film Festival 2021

Films

  • Peek-A-Boom

    Ajyal Competition | Ajyal at Vox - Ajyal Film Festival 2021

    Surrounded by her loving family on her birthday, a startling event occurs that will shape young Mira’s life forever.

    Maya Zankoul, Toni Yammine / Lebanon / Short Narrative

  • Peel

    Ajyal Competition | Ajyal at Vox - Ajyal Film Festival 2021

    The daily routine of a retirement home unfolds as time seems to stand still—the pencilled residents come to life on paper.

    Samuel Patthey, Silvain Monney / Switzerland / Short Documentary

  • Playground

    Ajyal Competition | Ajyal at Vox - Ajyal Film Festival 2021

    7-year-old Nora and her big brother Abel are back to school. When Nora witnesses Abel being bullied, she rushes to protect him by warning their father.

    Laura Wandel / Belgium / Feature Narrative

  • Poupelle of Chimney Town

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

    Young Lubicchi lives in Chimney Town, a place where the sky is eternally grey due to the countless smokestacks that billow out soot into the air.

    Yusuke Hirota / Japan / Feature Narrative