Ala Ajal


Ala Ajal

Poster of The Film

A short documentary about the reality of the sport of boxing in Baqa’a refugee camp. The film depicts three main axes: firstly, the story of the protagonist, a boxer from a family of boxing professionals. Secondly, the socio-economic difficulties hindering him from practicing boxing full-time. And Thirdly, the story of the boxing club, and how it has become a space that has created a safe haven for the camp’s children, getting them into something productive and giving them a real outlet.

Tasnim Abo Bakr | Jordan | Documentary | 2019 | 8 min

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Sound Stereo
Color Colored
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Available screening formats, in case the film was accepted DigiBeta
Screened in Middle East Yes