Mawaheb Chats are an intimate sit-down with some of the leading lights of the film and film-making industry. They give people who aspire to work within the industry a chance to draw on their knowledge and experience, and learn some of the tricks of the trade from those at the forefront of the film world.
AFS Winners

In this session we speak to the Arab Film Studio winners Eman Talal Alsayed, who won both Narrative and Scriptwriting 2016, and Arkus who won 'Best Producer' in Documentary 2015, about their experiences!

Yasir al Yasiri

In discussion with writer, director and producer Yasir al Yasiri


Join us in discussion with Film Editor Shahenaz

Arabic Writers

Join us alongside Ahmed Arshi and Mohamed Youssouf

Arab Animation

Ahmed Al Mutawa and Rashed Al Harmoodi join us to talk about animation

World renowned writers and producers - Part 1

Majid Al Ansari

Laurie MacDonald

David Hasselhoff

Stuart Ford

Adam Goodman

Ty Burrell Part 1

Mohammed Saeed Harib

Arab Women Filmmakers

Watch the latest from the Mawaheb Chats series as we talk to Arab Women Filmmakers

World renowned writers and producers - Part 2

Short films

Shannon Dill

Davis Guggenheim

Ty Burrell Part 2

Ashok Amritraj

Professor Norman Schwartz