Ajyal Film Festival 2022

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Nesma Sherif, Islam Sherif / Short Narrative / Qatar / 2014 / 1 min / Colour / DCP
In No Dialogue
Interests: Animation, Social Issues, Education
Qatar Premiere


Saving water and conserving energy are as easy as flipping a switch … but some people seem to need more encouragement than others. This whimsical film uses accomplished plasticine stop-motion animation to teach a lesson that could help save the Earth.

About the Directors

Nesma Sherif was born in Egypt in 1989 and moved to Qatar when she was very young. She graduated with a BA from Qatar University in 2012, where her major was English literature. She took Mass Communication as a minor, did several news reports, and fell in love with filmmaking.

Islam Sherif was born in Qatar in 1997, of Egyptian descent. Sherif is still a high-school student, but he has always been passionate about filmmaking. He and his brother made the ‘MB Show’, whose six episodes can be seen on YouTube.


Nesma Sherif, Islam Sherif
Nesma Sherif, Islam Sherif
Nesma Sherif
Nesma Sherif
Nesma Sherif
Islam Sherif

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