About the Amman International Film Festival - Awal Film

Amman International Film Festival – Awal Film (AIFF) is aimed at debut achievements in film from all over the world, with a focus on Arab cinema. In addition to its screening programme, which highlights originality and strength of form in the use of film as a medium, the AIFF has a developed an industry section, Amman Film Industry Days (AFID) which targets professional filmmakers and includes a market and pitching platforms.

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Latest Press Releases

May 17, 2023
Ridley Scott Joins the Amman Int’l Film Festival
Amman, Jordan – 17 May 2023 – The Amman International Film Festival – Awal Film (AIFF) is proud and delighted to announce that Ridley Scott, the world-acclaimed director of films […]
May 10, 2023
Amman International Film Festival Establishes an Advisory Board
Amman, Jordan – 10 May 2023  – The Amman International Film Festival – Awal Film (AIFF) is delighted to announce the establishment of its first International […]
April 19, 2023
Projects supported by the AIFF at Cannes and Malmö Film Festivals
Amman, 17/4/2023- “Inshallah Walad” (Inshallah a Boy), the début feature film of the Jordanian young director Amjad Al-Rasheed, has been selected to compete during the International […]