Maghrib

Maghrib tells a story of a young girl who finds herself in an unexpected situation when her mother’s message of Jinn stories shocks her innocent childhood eyes.

  • Maryam Al-Hail
    Director
  • Maryam Al-Hail
    Writer
  • Fatima Al-Mohannadi
    Producer
  • Shahad Al-Jaeidi
    Key Cast
    "Reema "
  • Eissa Al-Aqeedi
    Key Cast
    "Salman"
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    مغرب
  • Project Type:
    Short
  • Genres:
    Thriller, Drama, Horror
  • Runtime:
    13 minutes 28 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    July 13, 2023
  • Production Budget:
    6,900 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Qatar
  • Country of Filming:
    Qatar
  • Language:
    Arabic
  • Shooting Format:
    RED
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    Yes - Northwestern University in Qatar
  • Studio 20Q Premiere
    Doha
    Qatar
    March 17, 2023
    Studio 20Q Premiere
    Honoree
Distribution Information
  • Studio 20Q
    Distributor
Director Biography - Maryam Al-Hail

A female Qatari filmmaker with a passion for telling the untold stories of the Middle Eastern region through highlighting the cultural subversive messages using a personal lens.

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Director Statement

It is an honor to share Maghrib, my first short film and directorial debut.