The Short Film Corner is an essential networking place dedicated to creators of short film with a focus on Arab content or Arab creators. As the Short Film Corner is a part of the Market Forum, the films will be showcased in a professional area, with great opportunities to network, exchange ideas and promote current and future films among the biggest industry players: institutes, financiers, festivals and distributors.


The Short Film Corner is located on the second floor of the MAFF Market Forum, and the films run continuously, all day, through the duration of the Market.


The selected films of the Short Film Corner 2016 are:


A Stroll down Sunflower Lane (Mayye Zayed, Egypt 2016, 14 min)

Cocoon (Mahmoud Abdelsalam, Egypt 2016, 2 min)

Damp soil (Rami el Harayri, Netherlands 2015, 8 min)

Eshta (Sara Hegazi, Egypt 2016, 12 min)

Farewell Auntie (Louis Yin, United States 2016, 5 min)

Forsaken (Salar Pashtoonyar, Canada 2016, 9 min)

Friday Market (Abanop Samir, Egypt 2016, 10 min)

He existed no longer (Reem Al Kammash, Egypt 2016, 18 min)

It’s back then (Wathab Sigar, Iraq 2016, 14 min)

Khadija (Muhammed Abdelwahab, Egypt 2015, 5 min)

Ma’aroof (Amr Ahmed Ali, Egypt/Saudi Arabia 2016, 23 min)

Migrant Woman (Eli Jean Tahchi, Canada/Lebanon 2015, 20 min)

No Exit (Mohanad Yaqubi, Palestine 2015, 11 min)

Only one truth (Aya ElAdl, Egypt 2015, 16 min)

Reach for the sky (Shady Al Masoudy, Egypt 2016, 1 min)

Reporter Suspended (Salam Yahya, Sanabel Al-hoot, Renab Shehad, Israel 2016, 5 min)

Selfie photo (Moheb Wadie, Egypt 2015, 25 min)

Sheikh Moharam (Ahmed Elekiaby, Egypt 2016, 8 min)

The berry leaf (Jasim Kardala, Iraq 2016, 14 min)

The return of Red Riding-Hood (Raja Tawil, Lebanon 2016, 9 min)

The Thief (Ahmed Elekiaby Egypt 2015, 11 mins)

The Visit (Mohamed Karim, Egypt 2015, 15 min)

Walkman (Hozifa Abd El Halim, Egypt 2016, 7 min)