Room without a view

Room without a view

Royal Cultural Center

Synopsis: A thought-provoking gaze of the exploitative working conditions experienced by migrant d...

Premium Baby

Premium Baby

Royal Cultural Center

Synopsis: In a near future, a couple enters a shop to buy a baby. France, Canada | 2019 | 12min ...

Washing Machine

Washing Machine

Royal Cultural Center

Synopsis: Kishan is taking his wife to a nearby doctor, while the his father secretly desires for ...

One of us left the photo

One of us left the photo

Royal Cultural Center

Synopsis: A Syrian refugee lives in France with his French woman. His twin brother, pro the Syrian...

Azrar

Azrar

Royal Cultural Center

Synopsis: old Ice cream van wandering through the old alleyways. (Abu al-Abd) A fat man, known to ...

Night

Night

Royal Cultural Center

Synopsis: The dust of war keeps the eyes sleepless. Night brings peace and sleep to all the people...

Tuk-Tuk

Tuk-Tuk

Royal Cultural Center

Synopsis: After her husband abandoned her and illegally fled the country, Walaa’s only way t...

The First Look

The First Look

Royal Cultural Center

Synopsis:The Covid emergency lockdown is in effect, and the thirty-year-old Mattia goes through qua...

Tamouzi

Tamouzi

Royal Cultural Center

Synopsis: Ali, a 10 year old boy who is obsessed with ninja turtles, is on the road from Beirut to...

A Day's Work

A Day's Work

Royal Cultural Center

Synopsis:A DAY’S WORK is both a short documentary and a film installation. Without dialogue, ...

#Followme

#Followme

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: Instagram is not just a social network but a kind of business model that has its own rul...

A Home of One's Own

A Home of One's Own

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: At a time of current upheaval, Ruba leaves Beirut to visit her mother who was exiled dur...

A Year in Exile

A Year in Exile

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: An immigrant’s first year in a metropolitan city outside his small country. Throug...

AMIRA

AMIRA

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: Amira is a bubbly 17-year-old who has grown-up believing she was conceived with the smug...

As I Want

As I Want

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: Cairo, January 25, 2013. A string of severe sexual assaults takes place in Tahrir Square...

Coded Bias

Coded Bias

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: Modern society sits at the intersection of two crucial questions: What does it mean when...

Cuckoo!

Cuckoo!

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: Absurd comedy about a lonely man (Frank Lammers) who lives inside a cuckoo clock. Every ...

Dancing in My Sadness

Dancing in My Sadness

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: A dark hip-hop song and its animated music video that tells the common story of a traffi...

Do.Solo.Pin

Do.Solo.Pin

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: A young single mother, Shahla, is the caregiver to an elderly who is suffering from chro...

Don’t Get Too Comfortable

Don’t Get Too Comfortable

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: ‘Don’t Get Too Comfortable’ is a heartfelt introspective letter to my ...

Fadia's Tree

Fadia's Tree

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: While millions of birds migrate freely in the skies, Fadia, a Palestinian refugee in Leb...

Feathers

Feathers

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: When a magic trick goes awry at a children’s birthday party, the authoritative fat...

Go Home

Go Home

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: When a young Palestinian woman tries to claim asylum in the UK, she faces the indifferen...

HENET WARD

HENET WARD

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: Halima, a Sudanese henna painter goes to Basma's, a young Egyptian bride to prepare her ...

Freedom in a Virtual World Symposium

Freedom in a Virtual World Symposium

Royal Cultural Center‎

One of our parallel events, amongst many, is the specialized symposium. Taking this year’s th...

Must Meet Meeting

Must Meet Meeting

Royal Cultural Center‎

Karama HRFF holds the “Must Meet Meeting” on an annual basis. A platform to engage with...

MusiKarama

MusiKarama

Royal Cultural Center‎

Building on our commitment of hosting alternative music gigs that are loyal to the values of human ...

How My Grandmother Became A Chair

How My Grandmother Became A Chair

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: An ageing grandmother loses her five senses, one after the other before finally becoming...

I Am Gen Z

I Am Gen Z

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: Investigated through expert interviews and the web lens of Generation Z, the documentary...

It Wasn’t Bourgogne

It Wasn’t Bourgogne

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: Between two telephone calls, my grandfather recounts some of his memories from the war w...

La Bestia

La Bestia

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: A young mexican smuggler and a little girl travel illegally on top of a cargo train, cal...

Mariam

Mariam

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: Mariam undergoes a journey to find strength within herself through her culture and herit...

Fatima Riahi / Documentary Committee

Fatima Riahi / Documentary Committee

Royal Cultural Center‎

She studied at Nahj Tunis School with examination (city) and then at the Secondary Institute Mahm...

Maujpur

Maujpur

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: a man attacked by some rioters ...he is trying to save himself by matching his religion ...

Memory is a Dying Horse

Memory is a Dying Horse

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: Trying to freeze time is an illusion. Whatever we do, life unfolds in one direction. Mem...

NAMELESS

NAMELESS

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: An ordinary school day told through the eyes of a seven-year-old boy: made up of games, ...

Only the Ocean Between Us

Only the Ocean Between Us

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: Two Syrian directors in Za’atari Refugee Camp, Jordan and two Indigenous Shipibo-K...

RAIN IN 2020

RAIN IN 2020

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: This seven-years-documentary tells a family’s changing and the current situation o...

Shakira

Shakira

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: While trying to save her family from a return to the street, Shakira, a young gypsie wom...

Shattered: Beirut 6.07

Shattered: Beirut 6.07

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: Two months after the massive explosion that devastated Beirut, the inhabitants of the ci...

Sometime we all will be happy

Sometime we all will be happy

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: The ginger-haired girl Masha has been special since childhood. Her mother did not approv...

The Dalang's Tale

The Dalang's Tale

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: The Dalang's Tale is an animated short film about domestic violence with visuals inspire...

The Ghosts We Left at Home

The Ghosts We Left at Home

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: ‘The Ghosts We Left at Home’ is a raw and intimate portrayal of a man, and a...

The Legend of Psaltery

The Legend of Psaltery

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: Brave heart and magic power of music stop war   10min | Belarus | 2021   ...

THE MORPHINE MELODY

THE MORPHINE MELODY

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: Saïd Ettayer, a talented and well known violinist, lost his memory in a car acciden...

The Stranger

The Stranger

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: In a small village in the occupied Golan Heights, the life of a desperate unlicensed doc...

Shadow Game

Shadow Game

Royal Cultural Center‎

Synopsis: Everyday teenagers who have fled their war-torn countries try to cross Europe’s bo...

Al Manaih

Al Manaih

Royal Cultural Center

Synopsis: For heavy months, all spectrums of the Jordanian people in all villages and major cities...

Sound session

Sound session

Royal Cultural Center

Sound session In this session, the audience will experience listening to an episode or a show th...

Ayed Nabaa - Documentary Committee

Ayed Nabaa - Documentary Committee

Royal Cultural Center

Palestinian director, directed three films for Palestine Remix, from his films: Villages Defying th...

Aida Schlaepfer - Documentary Committee

Aida Schlaepfer - Documentary Committee

Royal Cultural Center

Studied art and media design in Zurich, Switzerland. In 2003 she completed an MB degree in film dir...

Ahmad Al-Moghrabi - Short Committee

Ahmad Al-Moghrabi - Short Committee

Royal Cultural Center

Screenwriter and director. He holds a BA in directing and theater acting. He has written many telev...

Najib Nseir - Short Committee

Najib Nseir - Short Committee

Royal Cultural Center

A screenwriter and drama consultant. He has written film and television criticism in many newspaper...

Alexander Zhovna - Short Committee

Alexander Zhovna - Short Committee

Royal Cultural Center

Screenwriter and film directorWas born on February 15th, 1960Ukrainian writer, screenwriter. A memb...

Mohammad Hudaib - Fiction Committee

Mohammad Hudaib - Fiction Committee

Royal Cultural Center

Jordanian journalist based in Doha, editor of Al Araby Al-Jadeed newspaper, former editor-in-chief ...

Mai Masri - Fiction Committee

Mai Masri - Fiction Committee

Royal Cultural Center

Palestinian Filmmaker She studied directing and photography at San Francisco University in the Unit...

Adeline Le Dantec - Fiction Committee

Adeline Le Dantec - Fiction Committee

Royal Cultural Center

After seven years of experience in broadcasting and distribution: at the Coordination European Film...

Ashraf Hamzawi - Animation Committee

Ashraf Hamzawi - Animation Committee

Royal Cultural Center

Born: 1964 Holds: Bachelor’s degree at the Higher Institute of Cinema - Department of Animati...

Joanna Quinn - Animation Committee

Joanna Quinn - Animation Committee

Royal Cultural Center

Joanna discovered animation at Middlesex University London while studying for a  BA degree in ...

Les Mills - Animation Committee

Les Mills - Animation Committee

Royal Cultural Center

Les studied Fine Art at Cardiff University, Goldsmiths College University of London ...

Anhar Award

Anhar Award

Royal Cultural Center

The ANHAR award aims to support exceptional films that engage with human rights issues within the M...