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Film Title: I am the President

Artist: Elyas  Noori

Country: Afghanistan

Genre: Narrative

Time Category: Under 15 minutes

Calligraphic rendering of “Ali” in Arabic.

This week, Ismailis and other Muslims mark Yawm‐e Ali, which commemorates the birthday of Hazrat Ali. The cousin and son-in-law of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him and his family), Hazrat Ali is recognised as the most important spiritual and intellectual authority in Islam after the Holy Prophet, who, in accordance with the Shia tradition of Islam, designated him under Divine Command, as the first in the line of hereditary Imams from the Prophet’s own progeny.

Film Title: Masoom

Artist: Ronak Jivani

Country: India

Genre: Narrative

Time Category: Under 15 minutes

Film Title: Nadamat

Artist: Noman Naushad Lalani

Country: Australia

Genre: Other

Time Category: Under 15 minutes

Film Title: Women for Women

Artist: Benazir Karim

Country: Tanzania

Genre: Documentary

Time Category: Under 15 minutes

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