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A Friday Slideshow wedding gift to good friends

25 May, '0715 Comments

This slideshow is particularly dedicated to my friends Haifaa Al-Mansour and Brad Neimann who had their wedding party last night in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. It is without a doubt the best wedding party I have been to, suffice it to say that contrary to popular belief, women DO drive in Saudi, that is how Haifaa […]

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‘Women without Shadows’ tonight at BCC

‘Women without Shadows’ tonight at BCC

11 Jan, '0718 Comments

Haifaa Al-Mansour will be showing her much acclaimed film Women without Shadows tonight at 6PM at the Bahrain Cinema Club. The film and its director both received various local and international accolades, some of which are: The Golden Dagger in Muscat Film Festival for best documentary- 2006 The Critics Golden Dagger for best film- Muscat […]

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A ray of hope… called Haifa Al-Mansour

A ray of hope… called Haifa Al-Mansour

15 Jun, '0421 Comments

It’s not all doom and gloom in Saudi, rays of hope continue to emanate from the magic kingdom: Haifaa Al-Mansour is thought to be the only woman filmmaker in Saudi Arabia. Her three short films are cult favorites here and have made her a hero among her peers in the Saudi film making community, an […]

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