Films

  • Beauty and the Beast

    Doha Film Experience | DFE at Heenat Salma Farm - Doha Film Institute

    An arrogant young prince and his castle’s servants fall under the spell of a wicked enchantress, who turns him into the hideous Beast until he learns to love and be loved in return.

    Gary Trousdale, Kirk Wise / United States of America / Feature Narrative

  • Bekas

    DFI Cinema Under the Stars | Doha Film Experience | DFE at Heenat Salma Farm - Doha Film Institute

    Under the oppressive regime of Saddam Hussein in Iraqi Kurdistan, two homeless orphaned brothers are inspired to travel to America after they see 'Superman' in the city's first cinema.

    Karzan Kader / Sweden, Finland, Iraq / Feature Narrative

  • Bicycle Thieves

    DFI Cinema | Doha Film Experience | DFE at Heenat Salma Farm - Doha Film Institute

    In this neorealist classic, Ricci, an unemployed family man in post-WWII Italy, is desperate for a good job.

    Vittorio De Sica / Italy / Feature Narrative

  • Captains of Zaatari

    Doha Film Experience | DFE at Heenat Salma Farm - Doha Film Institute

    After fleeing the war in Syria, best friends Mahmoud and Fawzi have spent the last five years in Jordan’s Za’atari refugee camp. Though they both have little sense of what the future may hold for them, they focus their energy on their first love—soccer.

    Ali El Arabi / Egypt / Feature Documentary

  • Children of Heaven

    Doha Film Experience | DFE at Heenat Salma Farm - Doha Film Institute

    When Ali loses his sister Zahra's school shoes, this young pair dream up a plan to stay out of trouble—they'll share his shoes and keep the loss a secret from their parents.

    Majid Majidi / Iran / Feature Narrative

  • Modern Times

    Doha Film Experience | DFE at Heenat Salma Farm - Doha Film Institute

    With his bowler hat, cane and little moustache, Charlie Chaplin’s Little Tramp is one of the most beloved characters in cinema. In ‘Modern Times’, the Tramp’s mind-numbing assembly-line job drives him to a nervous breakdown, which plunges the factory into hilarious chaos as Chaplin performs his flawlessly timed slapstick antics

    Charlie Chaplin / United States of America / Feature Narrative

  • Nadia

    Doha Film Experience | DFE at Heenat Salma Farm - Doha Film Institute

    How can you rebuild yourself when you lose your father and homeland at the age of eight? Nadia Nadim, whose dad was killed by the Taliban in 2000, has embarked on this quest.

    Anissa Bonnefont / France / Feature Documentary

  • Offside

    Doha Film Experience | DFE at Heenat Salma Farm - Doha Film Institute

    In June of 2005, Iran defeated Bahrain to qualify for the 2006 FIFA World Cup.

    Jafar Panahi / Iran / Feature Narrative

  • Poupelle of Chimney Town

    Doha Film Experience | DFE at Heenat Salma Farm - Doha Film Institute

    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

  • Theeb

    Special Screening | DFI Cinema | Doha Film Experience | DFE at Heenat Salma Farm - Doha Film Institute

    In 1916, in a Bedouin encampment in the Arabian desert, Theeb and his elder brother Hussein go about their daily lives. Meanwhile, the Arab Revolt is about to change life on the Arabian Peninsula forever.

    Naji Abu Nowar / Jordan, United Kingdom, Qatar, United Arab Emirates / Feature Narrative

  • Wajib

    DFI Cinema | Doha Film Experience | DFE at Heenat Salma Farm - Doha Film Institute

    Shadi returns to his hometown to help his father hand-deliver his sister’s wedding invitations. He has spent the last several years abroad, and there is little he misses about this place he left a long time ago. As the two men drive around Nazareth, Abu-Shadi tries to connect with his son.

    Annemarie Jacir / Palestine, France, Germany, Colombia, Norway, Qatar, United Arab Emirates / Feature Narrative