The story has been told. If it was bad, it was my fault because I am the storyteller. If it was good, it belongs to everybody.
Ali Alkhafaji is an award-winning Writer/Director/Actor based in Austin, TX. Through film, Ali hopes to challenge the typical Hollywood tropes & re-ignite a passion for original concepts through creative storytelling.
  • Director (6 Credits)
    Clonely2020
    Short
    Hyder2020
    Short
    Allergies2019
    Short
    Save Yourself2018
    Short
    Golden Girls Rap2017
    Music Video
    The Kentucky Fried Massacre2017
    Short
  • Acting (5 Credits)
    Clonely2020
    Short
    Hyder2020
    Short
    Save Yourself2018
    Short
    Golden Girls Rap2017
    Music Video
    Full House Rap 15
    Music Video
  • Writer (4 Credits)
    Clonely2020
    Short
    Allergies2019
    Short
    Save Yourself2018
    Short
    Golden Girls Rap2017
    Music Video
  • Producer (2 Credits)
    Clonely2020
    Short
    Full House Rap 15
    Music Video
  • Author (1 Credit)
    Full House Rap 15
    Music Video
Best Story
Save Yourself
HorrorHound Film Festival
Cincinnati, Ohio
2020
Best in Show, Best Actor, Best Special FX
Save Yourself
Texas Terrors Film Festival
Dallas
2019
Best Director, Best Dark Comedy
Save Yourself
Austin Comedy Short Film Festival
Austin
2019
Best Music Video
Golden Girls Rap
Austin Comedy Short Film Festival
Austin
2017
2nd place
Full House Rap
THC for REC Film Fest at Whip In
Austin, Texas
2015
Best Texas Film, Most Original Concept
Full House Rap
Austin Comedy Short Film Festival
Austin
College
Bradley University
Construction Management
20052008
Birth Date
January 15, 1986
Birth City
Evansville, IN
Current City
Austin, TX
Hometown
Peoria, IL
Height
5'9"
Gender
Male
Ethnicity
Middle Eastern
Eye Color
Green
Zodiac Sign
Capricorn
"If a million people see my movie, I hope they see a million different movies." – Quentin Tarantino
"The story has been told. If it was bad, it was my fault because I am the storyteller. And if it was good, it belongs to everybody."
The story has been told. If it was bad, it was my fault because I am the storyteller. If it was good, it belongs to everybody.