Short: Jordan Royal Film Commission

  • Kawalees
  • Season
  • Sky
  • Three Zeros


The Main 5 Wed, Apr 18, 2018 4:45 PM
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General Public:FREE
Film Info
Programs:Short: Jordan Royal Film Commission
Runtime:90 min
Producer:Hisham Bizri
The Royal Film Commission


In 2015, in response to the Syrian refugee crisis, Hisham Bizri began a partnership with Jordan’s Royal Film Commission to give masterclasses and oversee production of documentaries made by filmmakers chronicling life in Amman and in the Zaatari refugee camp. The Documentary Film Studio was born, where these four short docs were made by first-time Arab filmmakers.

Sky: Having fled the war in Syria, Sky finds himself living alone on the Jordanian border. Despite everything falling apart, he reclaims his dream: to be a dancer.
Director(s): Nuria Vila | Runtime: 36 min | Country: Jordan | 2016 | Arabic, English


Kawalees: A filming errand leads to the discovery of a local personality. As Kholoud explains her efforts to make the neighborhood look better, the best of the city is captured backstage.
Director(s): Rand El Haj Hasan, Mohammad Al Haj Ahmad | Runtime: 5 min | Country: Jordan | 2015 | Arabic


Three Zeros: Orphans confront difficulties after coming of age.
Director(s): Mohammed Rjoub | Runtime: 46 min | Country: Jordan | 2016 | Arabic


Season: A documentary film about the experiences of different women.
Director(s): Haider Hammouri | Runtime: 3 min | Country: Jordan | 2015 | Arabic

Included Shorts

Sky (36min) More
Kawalees (5min) More
Three Zeros (46min) More
Season (3min) More