End Of The Road
QFF Spring 2017 - Production Stage
Current project status: POST-PRODUCTION
Munir is a kind-hearted and trusting taxi driver, working the calm streets of Doha. On one faithful night, Munir is faced with a decision; to make it home in time for his daughter’s birthday or to help an old man on the side of the road get to his home. End of the road is a comedy-drama that is set in 90’s Qatar. It is a nostalgic and comedic look into the life of a trusting, and gullible human who’s kind-heartedness leads him to question the decisions he makes in life.
About the Director
Ahmad Al Sharif has a degree in film from SAE Institute in Dubai. Working as a freelancer, he directed and produced several shorts and online content before moving to the Doha Film Institute to continue his career as a producer for the new media and content department. Ahmad has since worked on many high-end productions for such clients as Katara, Qatar Rail and the Qatar Museums Authority amongst others. His versatility has seen him take on many roles, such as producer, director, editor and DP. In 2015, he was selected by the Doha Film Institute to direct the feature documentary, ‘Dari Qatar – A film by all of us’. A first of its kind user-generated Qatari self-portrait film which was a year in the making.