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Me, Myself And A.I.

Fall Grants 2018 - Post-Production Stage
Current project status: COMPLETE

Maha Al-Jefairi / Short Narrative / Qatar / 2018 / 11 min / Original Language: Arabic / Interests: Comedy, Identity

Synopsis

Mashael, a 17-year-old girl who sees food as her primary source of happiness, is completely exhausted from her life. While forcing herself to study, she orders a burger for some comfort. As she reaches for her first bite, Mashael’s computer software updates and begins to harass her about making better life choices.

Credits

Director
Maha Al Jefairi
Screenwriter
Maha Al Jefairi
Producer
Jemina Legaspi

About the Director

Maha Al-Jefairi is a Qatari filmmaker that is passionate about telling stories which reflect modern Qatari society. She believes in films' power to bring people together. She has worked on several short film projects since her university days. Her debut short film 'Me, Myself & A.I.' (2018) examined a person's relationship with technology. 'A Simple Cut' would be her second short film, shedding light on the societal and cultural pressures a young girl faces during her formative teenage years.

Contacts

  • Main Contact

    Maha Al-Jefairi

    Email: 
    mahaaljefairi@gmail.com

  • Main Contact

    Jemina Legaspi

    Company: 
    The Film House
    Email: 
    jemina.legaspi@gmail.com

  • Main Contact

    Maha Al Jefairi

    Email: 
    mahaaljefairi@gmail.com

  • Production Company

    The Film House

    Company: 
    The Film House
    Phone: 
    +974 55545165
    Email: 
    justin@thefilmhouse.tv

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