Jury For ShortFilm Contest
​​Members of the Jury

Name: Abdullah Al Sharida
Saudi Arabia

Holds a Master’s degree in cinematography.  Studied at the New York Film Academy in United States, has considerable experience in cinematography, film production business, produced documentaries and ad films in the Middle East and Europe, in addition to professional expertise in photography.

Name: Mohamed Hassan Ahmed

Writer and  scenarist, the founder of filmmaking industry in the UAE.   Working as a professional scenarist for 10 years and won 32 major film awards as the best scenarist, including best film script award at the Gulf Film Festival, and International awards in Italy and New York, Russia, Morocco and Iraq.  Wrote many short films, as well as held many workshops and seminars on the art of screenwriting and conducted seminars on film industry in the Arabian Gulf.

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