Alia  
(Short Film/ 2015)



Festival Screenings
+ TIFF: Canada's Top Ten Film Festival (RUNNER-UP Best Short Film) - TORONTO - January 8-17. 2016
+ Festival du Nouveau Cinema (WINNER Best Student Short) - MONTREAL - October 15-17. 2015
+ Beirut International Film Festival - BEIRUT - October 8-16, 2015
+ Atlantic Film Festival - HALIFAX - September 17-24, 2015
+ interFILM: Berlin International Shortfilm Festival - BERLIN - Nov 15-21, 2015
+ Creative Nova Scotia Arts Awards Gala - HALIFAX - November 7, 2015
+ Arab Film Festival - SAN DIEGO - November 20-22, 2015
+ Arab Film Festival - SAN FRANSISCO - October 16-25, 2015
+ Qabila Film Festival - CAIRO - October 8-10, 2015
+ Arab Film Festival - LOS ANGELES - November 13-15, 2015
+ Halifax Independent Filmmakers' Festival - HALIFAX - June 10-13, 2015


 Accolades
+ WINNER: Prix des Rencontres PanCanadiennes du Cinéma Etudiant 
(National Student Film Competition WINNER),
Festival du Nouveau Cinéma, Montreal
+ RUNNER-Up: Best Student Short Film

Toronto International Film Festival: Canada's Top Ten
+ Starfish Student Art Award - WINNER (2015)
+ NSCAD University - Permanent Art Collection (2015)

Synopsis
Haunted by the memory of civil war, an old Lebanese man revisits the last few moments 
of a fateful bus ride that leads up to the murder of his beloved. 

Runtime: 5:23 min

A Visual Interpretation of Select Poems by Sana Gemayel
(Work in Progress)



A series of loops based on the poems of Arabic poet, Sana Gemayel.

Work in Progress:
Final product is a poetry book with screenshots of the loops,
as well as an installation piece at the Anna Leonowens Gallery (Halifax) in September 2015.


Dogs in Exercise (2015)




A short matte painting exercise.

Runtime: 1:08min


Exploration of Body: Erotic/Grotesque (2014)



Installation piece at the NSCAD University Studio, December 2014.
A collaboration with Yalitsa Riden.

Runtime: 03:45



All The Other Shaves  (Short Film/ 2012)



This short pays hommage to Martin Scorcese's "The Big Shave ('67)" which critiqued America's involvement in the Vietnam War. 
This recreation highlights the other 13 American-led wars since 1967.
This is my first short film.

Runtime: 2:58min