#Deema (2016)


Runtime: 12:30 min

Synopsis
As the Arab Spring blossoms in Lebanon, 
Deema is haunted by the loss of the Arab Spring in Syria.

            Upcoming Festival Screenings

+ Atlantic Film Festival, - HALIFAX, Canada - Sunday, Sept 18, 4:00PM 
- Reel East Coast Shorts 5 – Park Lane, Theatre 8, Tickets Here.
Arab Camera Festival - ROTTERDAM, Netherlands - September 29, 2016




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Alia  
(Short Film/ 2015)


Runtime: 5:23 min

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. 


            Accolades

+ Festival du Nouveau Cinéma, Winner: Best Short Film
   National Student Film Competition, Montreal (2015)
TIFF: Canada's Top Ten Film Festival, Runner-Up: Best Student Short Film (2016)
Starfish Student Art Award, 2015
Permanent Art Collection, Saint Mary's University Art Gallery (2016)
Permanent Art Collection, NSCAD University (2015)

            Festival Screenings

TIFF: Canada's Top Ten Film Festival  - TORONTO, Canada - January 8-17, 2016
TIFF SeeTheNorth Festival Circuit (Montreal. Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg, Halifax - Canada) - January 10-May 10, 2016
Festival du Nouveau Cinéma (WINNER Best Student Short) - MONTREAL, Canada - October 15-17. 2015
Beirut International Film Festival - BEIRUT, Lebanon - October 8-16, 2015
Atlantic Film Festival - HALIFAX, Canada - September 17-24, 2015
interFILM Berlin Festival - BERLIN, Germany - November 15-21, 2015
Concordia Film Festival - MONTREAL, Canada - May 7, 2016
Victoria Film Festival - VICTORIA, Canada - February 5-14, 2016
+ Arab Film Festival - LOS ANGELES, SAN FRANSISCO, SAN DIEGO, USA - November 20-22, 2015
Qabila Film Festival - CAIRO, Egypt - October 8-10, 2015
Halifax Independent Filmmakers' Festival - HALIFAX, Canada - June 10-13, 2015
Mayworks Festival - HALIFAX, Canada - May 10, 2016

            Exhibitions + Galleries

+ "Disoriented": Works From the Permanent Collection, Saint Mary's University Art Gallery - HALIFAX, Canada June 11 - July 31, 2016
Creative Nova Scotia Arts Awards Gala - HALIFAX, Canada - November 7, 2015
+ Starfish Art Awards Gala - HALIFAX, Canada - May 20th, 2015
                     



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All The Other Shaves  (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 13 American-led invasions following Vietnam since 1967.

Runtime: 2:58min