Sea Shadows by Nawaf Al Janahi
Sea Shadows premiered to critical acclaim at the Abu Dhabi Film Festival last month. The second feature film by director Nawaf Al Janahi and produced by Abu Dhabi's Image Nation it was heavily promoted leading to its premiere andrecently released in cinemas across the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain. Beautiffuly scored and with a delicate balance of heart and head.
Set in a small seaside neighbourhood in Ras Al Khaimah in the United Arab Emirates, Sea Shadow follows teenagers Mansoor and Kaltham as they struggle with tradition and convention in their journey towards adulthood. Bound by family and deeply-rooted values, the pair must find the courage to forge their own paths. This is a beautifully little movie that must be seen!
(Via Hind Mezaina)