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Gulf Film Festival – GFF 2013
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Gulf Film Festival – April 11-17 2013

GFF Films 2013

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Official Gulf Feature Competition
Iraq / 2013 / Arabic, English, Hindi dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 52 minutes
Directed by: Kahil Khalid

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Official Gulf Short Competition
Yemen / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / MiniDV / 22 minutes
Directed by: Sameer Al Namri

48 SAA’A (48 HOURS)
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
Iraq / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 20 minutes
Directed by: Hedar Jama

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Official Selection – Lights
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 15 minutes
Directed by: Aisha Abdullah

8 BILLION
Made in Qatar
Qatar / 2012 / English dialogue / Colour / Digital File / 27 minutes
Directed by: Riad Makdessi

A FALLIBLE GIRL
Official Gulf Feature Competition
United Kingdom, China (PRC) / 2013 / Arabic, English, Hindi, Mandarin dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / DCP / 104 minutes
Directed by: Conrad Clark

A NIGHT
Official Selection – Lights
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 13 minutes
Directed by: Abdullah Al-Saeedi

ABNAA ALNAHR (SONS OF RIVER)
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
Iraq / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / MiniDV / 20 minutes
Directed by: Omar Falah

AIN (I)
Official Gulf Short Competition
Qatar / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / HDCam / 16 minutes
Directed by: Ali Al-Anssari

AL BARZAKH (LIVING IN LIMBO)
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / Arabic, English dialogue with English subtitles / Colour and Black & White / Digital File / 12 minutes
Directed by: Haneen Alhammadi, Fatima Abdulrahim

AL DEENASOR (DINOSAUR)
Official Gulf Short Competition
Kuwait / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / DCP / 21 minutes
Directed by: Meqdad Al Kout

AL RAJEEM (THE ACCURSED)
Official Selection – Lights
United Arab Emirates / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Apple ProRes / 19 minutes
Directed by: Amer Al Kamel

AL SARKHA (THE SCREAM)
Official Gulf Feature Competition
Yemen / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / HDCam / 84 minutes
Directed by: Khadija Al-Salami

AL-HABLA (THE ROPE)
Official International Short Competition
Lebanon / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital Betacam PAL / 21 minutes Directed by: Hiba Tawaji

AL-MUQANNA3 (THE MASKED)
Made in Qatar
Qatar / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 6 minutes
Directed by: Tarek Abu-Esber

AL3AHD (A PROMISE)
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
Saudi Arabia / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Mov / 14 minutes
Directed by: Abdulrahman Jerash

ALLAH IS GREAT
Official International Short Competition
India / 2012 / English, Hindi, Danish dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 25 minutes
Directed by: Andrea Iannetta

ALMOFTAH (THE KEY)
Official Selection – Lights
Saudi Arabia / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / HDCam / 8 minutes
Directed by: Abdulmohsen Al-Dabaan

AMAL (HOPE)
Official Gulf Short Competition
Kuwait / 2013 / No Dialogue / Colour / DCP / 5 minutes
Directed by: Ahmad Alkhalaf

AMAL’S GARDEN
Official Gulf Short Competition
Iraq, United States of America (USA) / 2012 / Turkman, Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / HDCam / 33 minutes Directed by: Nadia Shihab

ANA
Official International Short Competition
Moldova / 2012 / Romanian, Russian dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 25 minutes
Directed by: Natalia Saufert

ANOTHER MOTHER
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
Iraq / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / DVCam / 25 minutes
Directed by: Fayez Naser Alqanaani, Suha Rahim

ASEEL
Official Gulf Feature Competition
Oman / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 78 minutes
Directed by: Khalid Alzadjali

AYNA NAHNO? (WHERE ARE WE?)
Official Selection – Lights
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / No Dialogue / Colour / Digital File / 6 minutes
Directed by: Khalid Ali

BACK SEAT
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
Saudi Arabia / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 12 minutes
Directed by: Hend Alfahhad

BADER
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
Qatar / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 10 minutes
Directed by: Maaria Assami, Sara Al-Saadi, Latifa Al-Darwish

BAGHDAD MESSI
Official Gulf Short Competition
Iraq, United Arab Emirates, Belgium / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 19 minutes
Directed by: Sahim Omar Kalifa

BALLOONS
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
Iraq / 2013 / No Dialogue / Black & White / Digital File / 7 minutes
Directed by: Khaled Al Bayati

BANI ADAM
Official Selection – Lights
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / DCP / 139 minutes
Directed by: Majid Abdulrazak

BEDOUIN WOMAN
Official Gulf Short Competition
Iraq / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour and Black & White / DVCam / 22 minutes
Directed by: Hashim Al-Efari

BEITNA (OUR HOME)
Official Selection – Lights
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 2 minutes
Directed by: Abdulla Al-Hemairi

BEKAS
Official Gulf Feature Competition
Sweden / 2012 / Kurdish dialogue with English and Arabic subtitles / Colour / DCP / 92 minutes
Directed by: Karzan Kader

BERLIN TELEGRAM
Official Gulf Feature Competition
Belgium, Germany, France / 2012 / Arabic, English, French dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / DCP / 82 minutes
Directed by: Leila Albayaty

BIDOON
Official Gulf Short Competition
Qatar / 2012 / Arabic, English dialogue with Arabic and English subtitles / Colour / HDCam / 20 minutes
Directed by: Mohammed Al Ibrahim

BIRD FOOD
Official Selection – Films for Children
Ireland / 2012 / No Dialogue / Colour / Digital File / 5 minutes
Directed by: Richard Keane

BOBBY
Official International Short Competition
Tunisia / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / HDCam / 18 minutes
Directed by: Mehdi Barsaoui

BOO!
Official Selection – Intersections
Australia / 2012 / No Dialogue / Colour / Digital File / 5 minutes Directed by: Rupert Reid

CALCUTTA TAXI
Official Selection – Intersections
Canada, India / 2012 / Bengali, English, Hindi, Urdu dialogue with English subtitles / Colour and Black & White / Apple ProRes / 20 minutes
Directed by: Vikram Dasgupta

CANTARELLA
Official Selection – Intersections
Italy / 2012 / Italian dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 9 minutes
Directed by: Diego Dada

COLLECTING MY PASSION
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / Arabic, English dialogue with Arabic and English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 11 minutes
Directed by: Mariam Shehab Khanji, Meera Abdulla Al Mutawa

COTTON
Official Gulf Short Competition
United Arab Emirates, Iraq / 2013 / No Dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 18 minutes
Directed by: Luay Fadhil

DADDY ABC
Official Gulf Short Competition
United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom / 2013 / No Dialogue / Colour / Digital File / 5 minutes Directed by: Hamad M. Alawar

DER IMKER (THE BEEKEEPER)
Official Selection – Intersections
Switzerland / 2013 / German, Kurdish dialogue with Arabic and English subtitles / Colour / DigiBeta / 107 minutes
Directed by: Mano Khalil

DIE SCHAUKEL DES SARGMACHERS (THE SWING OF THE COFFIN MAKER)
Official International Short Competition
Germany / 2012 / Azerbaijani dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / DCP / 30 minutes
Directed by: Elmar Imanov

DROP OUTS (SILENT WEAPON)
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
United Arab Emirates / 2012 / Arabic, English dialogue with Arabic and English subtitles / Colour and Black & White / Mov / 12 minutes
Directed by: Suqrat Bin Bisher

EFÍMERA (EPHEMERAL)
Official International Short Competition
Spain / 2012 / Spanish, Russian dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / DCP / 17 minutes
Directed by: Diego Modino

EHFEEDH
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
Iraq / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 13 minutes
Directed by: Ahmed Al Diwan

EKSODOS K1 (EXIT K1)
Official International Short Competition
Greece / 2012 / Greek, Urdu dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / DCP / 15 minutes
Directed by: Janis Rafailidou

EL INVENTO (THE INVENTION)
Official Selection – Films for Children
Colombia / 2012 / Spanish dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Mov / 20 minutes
Directed by: Giovanni Granada

EL PRISIONERO (THE PRISONER)
Official International Short Competition
Venezuela / 2012 / Spanish dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 24 minutes Directed by: Juan Chappa, Omar Zambrano, Martin Deus

EL SALTO DE LA PRINCESA (PRINCESS FALLS)
Official Selection – Intersections
Chile / 2012 / French, Spanish dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 19 minutes
Directed by: Joy Penroz

ELA MATA? (TILL WHEN?)
Official Gulf Short Competition
United Arab Emirates, Egypt / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 9 minutes
Directed by: Mohammed Magdy

ENOUGH IS ENOUGH
Official Selection – Lights
United Arab Emirates / 2012 / Arabic, English dialogue with Arabic and English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 10 minutes
Directed by: Aisha Al Hammadi

ESMAH (HIS NAME)
Made in Qatar
Qatar / 2012 / English dialogue with Arabic subtitles / Colour and Black & White / HDCam / 4 minutes
Directed by: Hend Fakhroo

FACTORY OF LIES
Official Gulf Short Competition
Saudi Arabia, United States of America (USA) / 2012 / English dialogue / Colour / Digital File / 15 minutes
Directed by: Hamzah Jamjoom

FARAGH (VOID)
Official Gulf Short Competition
Kuwait, Oman / 2013 / No Dialogue / Colour / DCP / 4 minutes Directed by: Jassim Al Nofaly

FATHER
Official International Short Competition
Bulgaria, Croatia, Germany / 2012 / English dialogue / Colour / Digital File / 16 minutes
Directed by: Ivan Bogdanov, Moritz Mayerhofer, Asparuh Petrov, Veljko Popovic, Rositsa Raleva, Dmitry Yagodin

FUGA
Official International Short Competition
Spain / 2012 / No Dialogue / Colour / DCP / 16 minutes
Directed by: Juan Antonio Espigares

GHAZIL – THE STORY OF RASHID & JAWAHER
Made in Qatar
Qatar / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 20 minutes
Directed by: Sara Al-Derham

GHAZO (INVASION)
Official Selection – Lights
Saudi Arabia / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 22 minutes
Directed by: Abdulrahman Ayeel

GHUROOB (SUNSET)
Official Selection – Lights
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 20 minutes
Directed by: Mariam Al Nuaimi

GOGONA GORIDAN (THE GIRL FROM GORI)
Official Selection – Films for Children
Georgia / 2012 / Georgian dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 14 minutes
Directed by: Eka Papiashvili

GRAND MARRIAGE
Official Gulf Feature Competition
Saudi Arabia / 2012 / Arabic, Comorian dialogue with Arabic and English subtitles / Colour / DigiBeta / 52 minutes
Directed by: Faisal Al-Otaibi

GUILT
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
United Arab Emirates / 2012 / No Dialogue / Colour / Apple ProRes / 6 minutes
Directed by: Abdulrahman Al Madani

HADITH….. (ACCIDENT…..)
Official Gulf Short Competition
Bahrain / 2013 / No Dialogue / Colour / Digital File / 10 minutes
Directed by: Yaser Al-Qarmazi

HADIYYA (PRESENT)
Official Selection – Lights
Kuwait / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 8 minutes Directed by: Sadeq Behbehani

HAIJ AL SOKOON (CRAZY CALM)
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
Qatar / 2012 / Arabic, English dialogue with Arabic and English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 17 minutes
Directed by: Noor Ahmed Yaquib

HALF A CHICKEN
Official Selection – Lights
Saudi Arabia / 2013 / No Dialogue with English subtitles / Black & White / Mov / 15 minutes
Directed by: Abdullah Ahmed

HALF EMIRATI
Official Gulf Short Competition
United Arab Emirates / 2012 / Arabic, English dialogue with Arabic and English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 10 minutes
Directed by: Amal Al-Agroobi

HESSA
Official Selection – Lights
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour and Black & White / DigiBeta / 11 minutes
Directed by: Nasser Al Tamimi

HIKAYAT AL-OTOOR… KAN YA MAKAN (ONCE UPON A SCENT)
Official Selection – Intersections
Lebanon / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 17 minutes
Directed by: Zeina Makki

HOB MALAKI (ROYAL LOVE)
Official Gulf Feature Competition
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / Arabic, English dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / DCP / 93 minutes
Directed by: Jamal Salim

HSU JI DERRIERE L’ECRAN (HSU JI BEHIND THE SCREEN)
Official International Short Competition
France / 2012 / French, Chinese dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / DCP / 24 minutes
Directed by: Thomas Rio

HUDU (QUIET)
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour and Black & White / Digital File / 28 minutes
Directed by: Tariq Alkazim

I WAS THERE, IN BAGHDAD
Official Gulf Short Competition
Iraq / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour and Black & White / DVCam / 26 minutes
Directed by: Erfan Rashid

IMPURITY
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
Kuwait / 2012 / English dialogue with English subtitles / Colour and Black & White / Digital File / 19 minutes
Directed by: Ahmed Al Terkait

INERTIAL LOVE
Official Selection – Intersections
Spain / 2012 / No Dialogue / Colour / Digital File / 6 minutes Directed by: César Esteban Alenda, José Esteban Alenda

IT DIDN’T HAVE TO BE LIKE THIS
Official Selection – Lights
United Arab Emirates / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with Arabic and English subtitles / Colour / Apple ProRes / 10 minutes
Directed by: Mariam Shehab Khanji

JOURNEYMAN AND THE CITY OF PILGRIMS
Official Gulf Short Competition
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / English dialogue / Colour / Mov / 16 minutes Directed by: Jalal Bin Thaneya

KA3BOOL (KA’BOOL)
Official Gulf Short Competition
Kuwait / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 23 minutes Directed by: Musaed Al-Mutairi

KAD ALMU’ALLEM (ALMOST THE TEACHER)
Official Gulf Short Competition
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 18 minutes Directed by: Hamad Saghran

KADDAD
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
Saudi Arabia / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Mov / 12 minutes Directed by: Abdulrahman Jerash

KANNAK NASEET (IN CASE YOU FORGOT)
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
United Arab Emirates / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 9 minutes Directed by: Fatima Al Baloushi

KOORSOO (GLIMMER)
Official Selection – Intersections
Iran / 2012 / Farsi dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Betacam SP PAL / 18 minutes Directed by: Omid Abdollahi

KYOTA NO HOUKAGO (LITTLE KYOTA NEON HOOD)
Official Selection – Films for Children
Japan / 2012 / English, Japanese dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Mov / 20 minutes Directed by: Satsuki Okawa

LA HORA SEÑALADA (HIGH NOON)
Official Selection – Intersections
Venezuela / 2012 / Spanish dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / HDCam / 13 minutes Directed by: Ivan Mazza

LA SAINTETÉ (SANCTITY)
Official Gulf Short Competition
France, Saudi Arabia / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / DCP / 37 minutes Directed by: Ahd.

LA STORIA DI SONIA (SONIA’S STORY)
Official Selection – Intersections
Italy / 2012 / Italian dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / DCP / 22 minutes Directed by: Lorenzo Guarnieri

LE 12E HOMME (THE 12TH MAN)
Official Selection – Intersections
France / 2012 / No Dialogue / Colour and Black & White / Digital File / 9 minutes Directed by: Pons Thomas

LEL REJAL FAQT (MEN’S ONLY)
Official Gulf Short Competition
Iraq / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 16 minutes Directed by: Bahaa Al Kadimy

LES ADIEUX DE LA GRISE (A SHADE OF GREY)
Official International Short Competition
Canada / 2013 / French dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 14 minutes Directed by: Hervé Demers

LIFT OFF
Official Selection – Films for Children
Netherlands / 2012 / No Dialogue / Colour / Mov / 4 minutes Directed by: Sandra Welte

LINEAR
Official Selection – Intersections
Brazil / 2012 / No Dialogue / Colour / Digital File / 6 minutes Directed by: Amir Admoni

LONELY BONES
Official International Short Competition
France, Netherlands / 2013 / No Dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / DCP / 10 minutes Directed by: Rosto

LOOT
Official Selection – Intersections
South Africa / 2012 / English dialogue / Colour / Digital File / 10 minutes Directed by: Greg Rom

LOS RETRATOS (PORTRAITS)
Official Selection – Intersections
Colombia / 2012 / Spanish dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 14 minutes
Directed by: Iván D. Gaona

LYRICS REVOLT
Made in Qatar
United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Tunisia / 2012 / Arabic, English dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / MiniDV / 51 minutes Directed by: Melanie Fridgant, Ashlene Ramadan, Rana Khaled Al Khatib, Shannon Farhoud

MAN IN PAK (MAN IN SUIT)
Official Selection – Intersections
Netherlands / 2012 / Dutch dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / DCP / 10 minutes Directed by: Anna Van Der Heide

MAN, HAMSARAM VA GAAVEMOON (ME, MY WIFE AND OUR COW)
Official Selection – Films for Children
Iran / 2012 / No Dialogue / Colour / Digital File / 7 minutes Directed by: Azadeh Moezzi

MANNEN FRA ISØDET (THE DEVIL’S BALLROOM)
Official Selection – Intersections
Greenland, Norway / 2012 / Norwegian dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / 35 mm / 15 minutes Directed by: Henrik Martin Dahlsbakken

MATAR BILA SAHAB (RAIN WITHOUT CLOUDS)
Official Selection – Lights
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 10 minutes Directed by: Saeed Alsheryani

MATAR, SIKKA, RAFEEQ (RAIN, PASSAGE, COMPANION)
Official Gulf Short Competition
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / No Dialogue / Colour / HDCam / 4 minutes Directed by: Abdullah Hassan Ahmed

MEIN KAMPF
Official Gulf Short Competition
Germany / 2013 / German, Turkish dialogue with Arabic and English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 10 minutes Directed by: Mujtaba Saeed

MOMENTS
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 8 minutes Directed by: Ebrahim Najem Al Rasbi

MUJARRAD SOURA (JUST A PICTURE)
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
Saudi Arabia / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 5 minutes Directed by: Nawaf Alhoshan

MURK LIGHT
Official Selection – Lights
United Arab Emirates / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Apple ProRes / 20 minutes Directed by: Yasir Al Yasiri

NISAA MIN TABOOQ (WOMEN OF BRICKS)
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
Iraq / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / DVCam / 17 minutes Directed by: Essam Jafar

NISF HAYAT (HALF LIFE)
Official Selection – Lights
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 15 minutes Directed by: Abdullah Aref

OBOUR (CROSSING)
Official Selection – Lights
Oman / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Mov / 7 minutes Directed by: Maitham Al Musawi

OTRA NOCHE EN LA TIERRA (ANOTHER NIGHT ON EARTH)
Official Selection – Intersections
Spain / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English and French subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 28 minutes Directed by: David Munoz

PALMIPEDARIUM
Official Selection – Films for Children
France / 2012 / No Dialogue / Colour / DCP / 11 minutes Directed by: Jeremy Clapin

PERSONNE(S) (NO BODY)
Official International Short Competition
France / 2012 / French dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 12 minutes Directed by: Marc Fouchard

POUPÉE (DOLL)
Official Selection – Intersections
Switzerland / 2012 / French dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 15 minutes Directed by: Timo Von Gunten

POWER
Official Gulf Short Competition
Iraq / 2012 / Kurdish dialogue with English subtitles / Black & White / Digital File / 15 minutes Directed by: Hussein Hassan

PTASZEK (BIRDIE)
Official Selection – Intersections
Poland / 2012 / Polish dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 14 minutes Directed by: Ewa Kochanska

QAHR ELREJAAL (MEN SUBDUE)
Official Gulf Short Competition
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 8 minutes Directed by: Saeed Salem Almas

RHINOS
Official Selection – Intersections
Ireland / 2012 / English, German dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / DCP / 14 minutes Directed by: Shimmy Marcus

RIYAH ASHARQ (EASTERN WINDS)
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
Saudi Arabia / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / DCP / 10 minutes
Directed by: Timo Von Gunten, Jawaher Al Sudairy

SADA (ECHO)
Official Gulf Feature Competition
Saudi Arabia / 2013 / Arabic, Sign Language dialogue with English subtitles / Colour and Black & White / Digital File / 98 minutes
Directed by: Sameer Arif

SADMA (TRAUMA)
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 6 minutes Directed by: Abdullah Awad Al Jeaidi

SAFI
Official Gulf Short Competition
United Arab Emirates / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 7 minutes Directed by: Ahmed Zain

SALOUN RIGAL (MEN’S BARBERSHOP)
Official Selection – Lights
Kuwait / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Apple ProRes / 14 minutes Directed by: Meshal Alhulail

SARAB
Official Selection – Lights
United Arab Emirates / 2012 / English dialogue with Arabic subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 12 minutes Directed by: Maryam Foruhi

SARAB.NET (MIRAGE.NET)
Official Gulf Short Competition
United Arab Emirates / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 27 minutes Directed by: Mansoor Al Dhaheri

SARZAMINE HISHKAS (NO ONE’S LAND)
Official International Short Competition
Iran / 2013 / Kurdish, German, English dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Betacam SP PAL / 30 minutes Directed by: Babak Amini

SCENARIO
Official Selection – Lights
Kuwait / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 122 minutes Directed by: Tareq Al Zamel

SCENES FROM A FARMHOUSE
Official Selection – Intersections
Australia / 2012 / No Dialogue / Colour / Digital File / 11 minutes
Directed by: Miska Mandic

SCRAP
Official Gulf Short Competition
Saudi Arabia / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 13 minutes Directed by: Bader Alhomoud

SHIRIN
Official Gulf Feature Competition
France, Iraq / 2012 / Kurdish dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 105 minutes Directed by: Hassan Ali

SILHOUETTE
Official Gulf Short Competition
Iraq / 2012 / No Dialogue / Black & White / DVCam / 9 minutes Directed by: Kamiran Betasi

SLOW DEATH
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
Iraq / 2013 / No Dialogue / Colour / Digital File / 4 minutes Directed by: Hussein Al Maliki

SNAP
Official Selection – Films for Children
Belgium, United Kingdom / 2012 / No Dialogue / Colour / Digital File / 7 minutes Directed by: Thomas G. Murphy, Hilere

SORAH (PHOTO)
Official Selection – Lights
Yemen / 2012 / No Dialogue / Colour / Digital File / 4 minutes Directed by: Sawsan Al-Areeqe

SORET JAWAZ (PASSPORT PHOTO)
Official Selection – Lights
Kuwait / 2013 / Arabic, English dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / DCP / 11 minutes Directed by: Yousef Almujeem

SOUVENIRS FROM CANDY LAND
Official Selection – Lights
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / Arabic, English dialogue with English subtitles / Colour and Black & White / Digital File / 16 minutes
Directed by: Amani Alowais

STA PER PIOVERE (IT’S ABOUT TO RAIN)
Official Gulf Feature Competition
Iraq, Italy, Kuwait, United Arab Emirates / 2012 / Arabic, Italian dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Video HD / 91 minutes
Directed by: Haider Rashid

STICK
Official Selection – Films for Children
Norway / 2012 / No Dialogue / Colour / Digital File / 7 minutes
Directed by: Ole Christoffer Haga

STUDIO BEYROUTH (STUDIO BEIRUT)
Official Selection – Intersections
Lebanon / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / DigiBeta / 15 minutes Directed by: Mokhtar Beyrouth

TAMARRUD (MUTINY)
Official Gulf Short Competition
United Arab Emirates / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 10 minutes Directed by: Ibrahim Almarzouqi

THABA
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 5 minutes Directed by: Fatema Abdulla

THABIT MABAHITH (THE DETECTIVE)
Official Selection – Lights
Kuwait / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Apple ProRes / 11 minutes Directed by: Dawood Shuail

THE HOUR GLASS
Official Selection – Intersections
Germany, United Kingdom / 2012 / No Dialogue / Colour / Digital File / 9 minutes Directed by: Joscha Thelosen

THE IMPORTANCE OF SWEET & SALT
Official Selection – Intersections
Belgium / 2012 / Flemish dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 14 minutes Directed by: Benoit De Clerck

THE JOB INTERVIEW
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
United Arab Emirates / 2012 / Arabic, English dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Mov / 3 minutes Directed by: Saeed Al Emadi

THE LINE OF FREEDOM
Official Selection – Lights
United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom / 2012 / English, Urdu dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / DigiBeta / 29 minutes Directed by: David Whitney

THE LONG WAY DOWN
Official Selection – Lights
United Arab Emirates / 2012 / English, Arabic dialogue with Arabic subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 12 minutes Directed by: Yasser Howaidy

THE MAN INSIDE
Official Gulf Feature Competition
France, Kuwait, United Arab Emirates / 2012 / French, Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / HDCam / 51 minutes Directed by: Karim Goury

THE ORPHANAGE
Official Selection – Lights
United Arab Emirates / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Apple ProRes / 15 minutes Directed by: Mohammed Al-Otaiba

THE PATH
Official Gulf Short Competition
United Arab Emirates / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 36 minutes Directed by: Abdulla Aljunaibi, Humaid Alawadi

THE ROAD
Official Selection – Lights
United Arab Emirates / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / HDCam / 4 minutes Directed by: Farah Alkhatib

THE SIGNATURE
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
United Arab Emirates / 2012 / Arabic, English dialogue with Arabic and English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 7 minutes Directed by: Eman Al Barakani

THE SONS OF TWO SUNS
Official Selection – Lights
United Arab Emirates / 2012 / Arabic, English dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 10 minutes Directed by: S. A. Zaidi

TOOTH OF HOPE
Official Selection – Lights
United Arab Emirates, Lebanon / 2012 / Arabic, English dialogue with Arabic and English subtitles / Colour / Apple ProRes / 15 minutes Directed by: Nizar Sfair

TRAFK LAIHT (TRAFFIC LIGHT)
Official Gulf Short Competition
Iraq / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / MiniDV / 25 minutes Directed by: Sami Kaftan

TRANSIENT
Made in Qatar
Philippines, Qatar / 2012 / Filipino dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 7 minutes Directed by: Robert Arlo Deguzman, Kennedy Somera

UM KHANOOR
Official Gulf Short Competition
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 16 minutes Directed by: Talal Mahmood

UNDER THE SKIES
Official Gulf Short Competition
Denmark / 2013 / No Dialogue / Colour / Digital File / 7 minutes Directed by: Rania M. Tawfik

V PUT’ (AWAY)
Official Selection – Intersections
Russia / 2012 / Russian dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 17 minutes Directed by: Anna Sarukhanova

A young man is offered a job abroad and he is forced to make a choice: leave for the opportunity or stay in the place he knows so well and where he ha…
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VANISH
Official Gulf Short Competition
Kuwait / 2012 / English dialogue with Arabic subtitles / Colour / DCP / 11 minutes Directed by: Abdulmohsin Abduljader

WADI (VALLEY)
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 12 minutes Directed by: Ahmed Mohammed Al Hebsi

WADJDA
Official Gulf Feature Competition
Germany, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates / 2012 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / DCP / 97 minutes
Directed by: Haifaa Al Mansour

WAFED (FOREIGN)
Official Selection – Lights
Saudi Arabia / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 15 minutes Directed by: Talal Ayeel

WHAT GOES AROUND COMES AROUND
Official Selection – Lights
United Arab Emirates / 2012 / Arabic, English dialogue with Arabic and English subtitles / Colour and Black & White / Digital File / 11 minutes Directed by: Khalid Alabdulla

WHEN JACKIE MET SALEH
Official Gulf Student Short Competition
Canada / 2012 / English dialogue / Colour / Digital File / 12 minutes Directed by: Mohammed Obaidullah

WILD FISH
Official Selection – Lights
Iraq / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Mov / 13 minutes Directed by: Odai Manea

WU CHANG (IMPERMANENCE)
Official Selection – Intersections
Taiwan R.O.C. / 2012 / No Dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 7 minutes Directed by: Tien-Yu Miao

YOUR VOICE, YOUR SCENT, YOUR PEOPLE
Official Selection – Lights
United Arab Emirates / 2013 / Arabic dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Apple ProRes / 7 minutes Directed by: Maram Ashour, Omnia Elafifi

ZINÌ E AMÌ (ZINÌ AND AMÌ)
Official Selection – Intersections
Italy / 2012 / Italian dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / DCP / 6 minutes Directed by: Pierluca Di Pasquale