Based on the novel by Ibrahim Issa, Mawlana revolves around Sheikh Hatem El Shenawy, a popular religious TV preacher who has his creditability questioned due to his close relationship with a web of politicians.
Directed by: Ali Kalthami
2016 | Arabic | Saudi Arabia | PG | Drama | 34
Based on true events from ten years ago when a group of extremists attacked a theatrical play Wasati bela Wastiah (A Moderate Without a Middle-Ground) and shut it down.
Is Sumyati Going to Hell? (Sumyati Btedkhol Elnar?)
Directed by: Meshal Aljaser
2016 | Arabic | Saudi Arabia | PG | Comedy | 30
A Saudi family treats its Filipina maid, Sumyati, with racist contempt — except for the young daughter, who loves her and asks tough questions.
Predicament In Sight (Wa Ka’abat Al Manthar)
Directed by: Sohayb & Fares Godus
2016 | Arabic | Saudi Arabia | PG | Sci-Fi | 37
A sci-fi story of a plane crash set in the seventies. After failed attempts by survivors to contact the outside world; they are forced to coexist.
Adam, 12-year-old-child, is forced to flee his village after his family dies in an airstrike. In the city, he finds himself amongst other homeless children involving in burglary with a thug, Mazda, in order to make a living. Not fully content with his new life, Adam decides to make a change but things get complicated when Mazda asks him to do one more job.