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Hekayat Khaleejiya: Khaleeji Stories, DFI Cinema

Ali Al-anssari / Short Narrative / Qatar / 2012 / 17 min / Colour / HDCAM
In Arabic / English subtitles
Interests: Horror, Thriller
World Premiere
Rated: Parental guidance is advised for viewers under the age of 13. Individuals under the age of 13 are not admitted into cinemas unless accompanied by an individual aged 18 or older.

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A psycho demands perfection in every aspect of his life. When he notices that his friend has an asymmetrical face, he decides to take matters into his own hands.

About the Director

Ali Al Anssari is a media graduate from Bangor University in North Wales. He began practising photography many years ago and has now made the transition to cinematography and directing. Al Anssari directed ‘I’ in 2012 and 'Qarar' in 2014, both of which have been invited to numerous film festivals, and were featured in the Short Film Corner at the Festival de Cannes. He currently works for Qatar Museums and is a member of the Qatari production company Innovation Films.


Ali Al-anssari
Fahad Al Kuwari
Ahmed Al Baker, Mohammad Al Hamadi
Ahmed Al Baker
Zeeshan Khan
Saad Al Naimi, Abdulaziz Al Dorani


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