Filmmaker & Animator

TAKRAR (2023)

TAKRAR Experimental Short Film “TAKRAR” is an experimental film that celebrates the timeless and intricate beauty of ancient craftsmanship. Filmed in Istanbul, the film takes us on a mesmerizing journey into the past, paying homage to Islamic, Ottoman, Greek, and Byzantine art forms. It’s hard to believe that I have finished working on this film,… Continue reading TAKRAR (2023)

AI Video Studies (2023)

AI Video Studies (2023) Editing + AI Generated Images This is a series of video and animation sketches that I am creating with the help of AI generative tools. Similar Projects​​ TAKRAR (2023) Static Movement (2023) collage i: vienna (2023) Stories from Shafik’s Life – EP.02 (2022) More … < Back

Static Movement (2023)

Static Movement (2023) Experimental Short Clips In this collection of experimental short clips, I try to explore new ideas by employing unconventional filming, animation and editing techniques. Similar Projects​​ AI Video Studies (2023) collage i: vienna (2023) Stories from Shafik’s Life – EP.02 (2022) Stories from Shafik’s Life – EP.01 (2022) More … <… Continue reading Static Movement (2023)

collage i: vienna (2023)

collage i: vienna (2023) Experimental Short Film In the first film of the “Collage” experimental series, I wanted to show Vienna from a unique perspective by creating a seamless and uninterrupted experience that captures its hustle and bustle during the day. As night falls, the echo of Asmahan’s classic “Merry Nights in Vienna” fills the… Continue reading collage i: vienna (2023)

Stories from Shafik’s Life – EP.02 (2022)

Stories from Shafik’s Life – EP.02 (2022) Animation Many European governments are examining whether they can deport Syrian refugees. With the absurd argument: #Syria is a safe country.   The reasons why Syrians are still forced to flee are completely ignored.   To this day, at least tens of thousands are in the regime’s torture… Continue reading Stories from Shafik’s Life – EP.02 (2022)

Stories from Shafik’s Life – EP.01 (2022)

Stories from Shafik’s Life – EP.01 (2022) Animation Stories from Shafik’s Life – Living conditions in Syria   Civilian protests are currently flaring up again on the streets of the southern Syrian city of Suwaida. The protesters are not only demanding democratization and elementary rights, but are also directed against state corruption and the increasingly… Continue reading Stories from Shafik’s Life – EP.01 (2022)

What if? Syria Ten Years (2021)

What if? Syria Ten Years Animation / Documentary Ten years ago chants of freedom rang across Syria as brave protestors took to the streets demanding democracy and dignity. But what if the world had listened to their demands?   We asked seven Syrian activists to imagine what their world would look like today had Bashar… Continue reading What if? Syria Ten Years (2021)

Four Acts for Syria (2019)

Four Acts for Syria Short Animation Film | Poetry Eleven years ago, the Syrian conflict started, one of the most tragic conflicts in the Middle East, taking many victims and causing untold suffering.   Syria, an ancient culture, has historically been a country of great diversity. Syrian co-creators Kevork Mourad (of Armenian descent) and Waref… Continue reading Four Acts for Syria (2019)

Stadt, Licht & Bewegung (2016)

Stadt, Licht & Bewegung Experimental Short Film As someone from the Middle East, when I first came to Germany, I was fascinated by everything I saw, the architecture, the nature and the people. I wanted to somehow capture this feeling while it was still fresh.I was interested in the concept of the city in an… Continue reading Stadt, Licht & Bewegung (2016)

Wadi Al Nasara (2016)

Wadi Al Nasara Short Film | Documentary An absent side from Syria, lost in the midst of the uproar that is ongoing there. Wadi Al-Nasara which means “Valley of Christians” is an area in western Syria. Most people in the area are Eastern Orthodox Christians. All footage was shot on location in 2010, edited for… Continue reading Wadi Al Nasara (2016)