Shadow of the Butterflies (Morocco)
In a mysterious forest, a woman is slowly lured into a nostalgic daydream as she observes butterflies.
I Promise You Paradise (Egypt)
Official Selection – Critics Week – Cannes Film Festival
Following a violent incident, Eissa, a 17 year old African migrant in Egypt is on a quest against time to save his loved ones, whatever it takes.
Bundle of Joy (Saudi Arabia)
As Hamad anticipates the birth of his first child, he grapples with anxiety about how his life will change.
Yacoub is employed in the statistics department at a hospital, answering calls from families seeking information about missing persons during the war. Every so often, he encounters a phone conversation that triggers feelings of resentment, suspicion, and anxiety
In the vast expanse of the Jordanian desert, two strangers from completely different worlds meet by chance. A silly misunderstanding sparks a heated confrontation as they try to hold on to their humanity.