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  • Fruit Chaat

    Shabana, born with a physical disability not only achieves higher education while in a wheelchair but also progresses as a normal human being. The film shows how some people born with physical disabilities and problems seek to move forward in life despite all the problems and they want people to ...

  • Light Upon Light: Quran for the Whole Family

    6 videos

    A unique collections of handcrafted origami artwork created to depicted selected Quranic verses with recitation. Alchemiya will be bringing you more from this film maker soon. Read about "M For Moon" on the Alchemiya Journal - https://journal.alchemiya.com/featured-articles/animating-the-quran

  • Two and a Half Muslims

    1 season

    An all new original comedy-educational webseries about a recent revert to Islam and his two bumbling friends guiding him into his new life of being a Muslim.

  • The Knight and the Princess | Arabic & English Audio

    Movie + 1 extra

    Available in English and Arabic Audio with English, French and Arabic subtitles.

    A young warrior's unwavering determination to save abducted women and children leads him to confront a brutal tyrant and his devious sorcerer.

    Inspired by a true 7th century warrior, the story follows the adventure...

  • Makr (Deception)

    A fake exorcist who recently lost his daughter and with it his trust in God, visits the home of Khalid, a man who claims his wife is possessed by a Djinn. He soon finds out that things are not as they seem.

    Read about Makr on the Alchemiya Journal https://journal.alchemiya.com/featured-articles/...

  • Inside Istanbul - Discovering Hidden Mosques in Istanbul

    Discovering Hidden Mosques in Istanbul. Istanbul is a city which has thousands of mosques. Most tourists usually know the most popular ones such as Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Suleymaniye Mosque, but what about those hidden gems that even many locals don't know about? I this video you will discove...

  • Prince Among Slaves

    In 1788 the slave ship Africa, set sail from West Africa and headed for America with its berth laden with a profitable but highly perishable cargo-hundreds of men, women and children bound in chains. Six months later the survivors were sold in Natchez, Mississippi. One of them, a 26-year-old man ...

  • Sleepers of the Cave, Ashab al Kahf

    1 season

    This 18 episode Iranian television drama, Men of Angelos (Persian: مردان آنجلس‎ Mardān-e Ānjelos), tells the story of the Seven Sleepers (mentioned in Surah al-Kahf), according to the Quran. It tells the story of six noblemen and a shepherd who became Christian and ran away from the tyranny of th...

  • Life and Death at the Spring

    Life and death arrive at a spring in the desert but must first decide on who is the oldest between them before they can take a drink. A wisdom tale from Hausa people of West Africa.

  • Pankh

    An actor embarks on a magnificent journey to find answers and re-live his childhood memories of a tragedy that will change his life forever.

    Read about Pankh on the Alchemiya Journal https://journal.alchemiya.com/featured-articles/pankh-ode-from-a-broken-heart

  • FRIDAY - Bedrock of Brooklyn

    Friday is a short documentary that explores the community within and history of a mosque and religious space in New York that is known as the “bedrock of Brooklyn”. A film by Aisha Amin.

  • Ismail

    Inspired by a day in the life of Palestinian painter Ismail Shammout, Ismail tells the compelling story of a young man struggling to support his parents after their expulsion to a Refugee camp in 1948 by the Israeli forces.

    Awards
    Best Arab short film - Alexandria Film Festival | Egypt | 2014
    Be...

  • Tale of the Sands

    A mesmerising tale of the courage required to embrace the inevitable changes that life brings. A parable of trust from Tunisia.

  • The Doctor's Helper

    A young man resorts to artifice in order to gain a menial position with a physician of great repute from the House of Wisdom. But at what cost will he keep that position? And what will the physician do to save his own reputation? A psychological thriller from Iraq.

  • Palace Spies

    1 season

    Watch the first episode for free.

    A period drama series about the conflict between the Persian and Ottoman Empires in 18th Century. The Ottoman Sultan, Ahmed III, finds himself caught in a web conspiracies and plots by politicians, traitors and spies. Everyone seeks power at any cost.

    New epis...

  • This is Palestine

    Two elderly artists, Widad Kawar and Abdulhay Mossallam, who have memories of the Palestinian Nakba and have used their creativity to preserve their culture in different ways.

  • Inside Istanbul - The Sultan's Harem, Topkapi Palace

    Many people wonder what the Harem in Topkapı Palace looks like. In this video we will show you how the Sultan, his family and the women used to live during the Ottoman Empire inside the Harem.

  • Love Supreme: An Anatomy of Gratitude

    Preacher Moss is considered the “Godfather of Muslim Comedy.” He’s the founder of the groundbreaking comedy project, “Allah Made Me Funny,’ The Official Muslim Comedy Tour. Many of the present day Muslim comedians like Mo Amer, Hassan Minhaj, Ramy Youssef , and the like enjoy mainstream success, ...

  • Zaynab's Enchanted Scarf

    4 videos

    Young Zaynab is gifted a beautiful scarf from her grandmother. One day she decides to try on the scarf and is whisked away back in time. During her adventure she learns of prominent Kings and Queens of Africa like King Mansa Musa, Queen Amina and Queen Nefertari historical contribution to society...

  • Children of Wool - Berber Rug Weavers of Morocco

    Shot on location in a very remote part of southern Morocco, this short film looks into the amazing craftsmanship and dedication of the Berber rug weavers in the region.

    These incredibly talented people are part of an ancient tradition that still employs centuries-old techniques to produce beauti...

  • Islamic Art From the Mamluk Period

    "Amid the splendour of the Arab Hall at Leighton House in West London, two Christie’s specialists discuss a 14th-century Mamluk brass basin and an exquisite ceramic imitation made in 19th-century France.

    ‘This is from the high point of the Islamic period in Egypt, during which some of the most i...

  • Zakiyyah's Talking Flower Garden

    Along with her cousin, Jalil, Zakiyyah goes on an adventure in her flower garden. They learn about some of the most beautiful flowers in the world along with historical contribution of prominent Kings and Queens of Africa like King Takyi, King Hannibal and Queen Nzinga. When Zaniyah’s mother stum...

  • His Other Wife

    Based on Umm Zakiyyah’s bestselling novel “His Other Wife”, this short movie features recently divorced single mother Aliyah learning of a mystery man’s interest in marrying her. Meanwhile, Deanna, Aliyah's best friend and renowned marriage counselor, insists that Aliyah caused her own divorce an...

  • A Mercy to Mankind

    This film focuses on the The Year of the Elephant, the year of the Prophet Muhammad's brith. The film follows Abdulmuttalib, the Prophet's grandfather, his character and values and how he did his best to serve the pilgrims and protect the Kaaba leading to the start of Islam.

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