AUTHORS

DIRECTOR/ PRODUCER: Celine Abiad Beader Celine Abiad Beader is currently based in Belgrade-Serbia, where she and her husband Ognjen are setting up multiple projects, while finalizing their new feature length documentary “In the Name of Tomorrow”. Celine is a Director/ Creative Producer, holder of a MASTER degree in Film Production, and BACHELOR in Audio Visual Communication, from ALBA (Académie Libanaise des Beaux Arts), Lebanon, as well as a CERTIFICATE in “Audiovisual Financing and Commercialization” from “ina” Sorbonne Paris 2, France.

DIRECTOR/ PRODUCER: Celine Abiad Beader

Celine Abiad Beader is currently based in Belgrade-Serbia, where she and her husband Ognjen are setting up multiple projects, while finalizing their new feature length documentary “In the Name of Tomorrow”.

Celine is a Director/ Creative Producer, holder of a MASTER degree in Film Production, and BACHELOR in Audio Visual Communication, from ALBA (Académie Libanaise des Beaux Arts), Lebanon, as well as a CERTIFICATE in “Audiovisual Financing and Commercialization” from “ina” Sorbonne Paris 2, France.

 
MUSIC COMPOSER/Musician: Ognjen D. Beader Ognjen Beader,  is a Serbian artist, composer and  musician.  Apprentice of Pr. Zdravko Vajagic, he mastered Fine Arts. Ognjen also trained in Contemporary Theater, Theater  lights  and  designs  as well as “Butoh” dancing at MAPA “Academy of Performing Arts- Amsterdam”. Music was the first artistic medium he discovered, and it has always been his rawest passion; he grew up composing his own pieces and playing with many local bands, discovering and shining in many styles like Jazz Rock, Blues, Jazz, World music and Rock and Roll.

MUSIC COMPOSER/Musician: Ognjen D. Beader

Ognjen Beader,  is a Serbian artist, composer and  musician. 

Apprentice of Pr. Zdravko Vajagic, he mastered Fine Arts. Ognjen also trained in Contemporary Theater, Theater  lights  and  designs  as well as “Butoh” dancing at MAPA “Academy of Performing Arts- Amsterdam”.

Music was the first artistic medium he discovered, and it has always been his rawest passion; he grew up composing his own pieces and playing with many local bands, discovering and shining in many styles like Jazz Rock, Blues, Jazz, World music and Rock and Roll.

 

TEAM

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY : Ziad Oaks Ziad Oakes graduated from the London Film School in 2001 gaining a master degree with a concentration in cinematography. After working in the film industry in London for a few years, he moved to Dubai in 2003. Trained to shoot on film, Ziad adopted the digital era in 2008 and was one of the first to shoot RED in the middle east region. Ziad has had his short films and documentaries screened at the BFI, Beirut Film Festival, Abu Dhabi Film Festival, Gulf Film Festival, Marbella Film Festival, to name a few.

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY : Ziad Oaks

Ziad Oakes graduated from the London Film School in 2001 gaining a master degree with a concentration in cinematography.

After working in the film industry in London for a few years, he moved to Dubai in 2003. Trained to shoot on film, Ziad adopted the digital era in 2008 and was one of the first to shoot RED in the middle east region.

Ziad has had his short films and documentaries screened at the BFI, Beirut Film Festival, Abu Dhabi Film Festival, Gulf Film Festival, Marbella Film Festival, to name a few.

 
RECORDING/MIX ENGINEER: Randula De Silva Randula ‘Randy’ De Silva is a passionate Audio practitioner that enjoys challenges. His love for sound and audio led him to follow a career in Audio engineering. In his early days, he played in rock bands to now being the Head of the Audio Department at SAE Institute Dubai. He tutors audio production to the next generation of engineers and and follows an academic path, but within Audio production.

RECORDING/MIX ENGINEER: Randula De Silva

Randula ‘Randy’ De Silva is a passionate Audio practitioner that enjoys challenges.

His love for sound and audio led him to follow a career in Audio engineering. In his early days, he played in rock bands to now being the Head of the Audio Department at SAE Institute Dubai.

He tutors audio production to the next generation of engineers and and follows an academic path, but within Audio production.

 
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY Serbia: Uroš Petrov Uroš Petrov , uprising DOP and Photographer based in Belgrade-Serbia. Since 2013 he has been actively creating with his lenses. He took part in 6th Collective Photography Exhibition ’’Eco photo 2011’’. Short experimental film Autoportrait was shown at Festival of Visual Arts ’Arteria V’ (Museo Lapidarium, Cittanova, Croatia, Aug 16 - Sep 15, 2014) and at the Festival of European and Independent Film ’Euro-in-Film’ (The Cultural Center of Novi Sad, Serbia, Dec 4-14, 2014). His work ’’  By Accident’’  was shown at “Višegrad film forum 2017” in Bratislava, Slovakia, while ’’Turn from Above’’ was broadcast on National Television.

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY Serbia: Uroš Petrov

Uroš Petrov , uprising DOP and Photographer based in Belgrade-Serbia. Since 2013 he has been actively creating with his lenses.

He took part in 6th Collective Photography Exhibition ’’Eco photo 2011’’. Short experimental film Autoportrait was shown at Festival of Visual Arts ’Arteria V’ (Museo Lapidarium, Cittanova, Croatia, Aug 16 - Sep 15, 2014) and at the Festival of European and Independent Film ’Euro-in-Film’ (The Cultural Center of Novi Sad, Serbia, Dec 4-14, 2014). His work ’’  By Accident’’  was shown at “Višegrad film forum 2017” in Bratislava, Slovakia, while ’’Turn from Above’’ was broadcast on National Television.

 
GRAPHIC ARTIST: Carole Abyad Carole Abyad, is a  Lebanese animator who has been  living in Dubai for the last eight years. She has been freelancing in character animation, motion graphics, film branding and film set design. She has experienced working with a variety of clients, projects and challenges. Always looking forward to expand her knowledge and expertise.

GRAPHIC ARTIST: Carole Abyad

Carole Abyad, is a  Lebanese animator who has been  living in Dubai for the last eight years.

She has been freelancing in character animation, motion graphics, film branding and film set design. She has experienced working with a variety of clients, projects and challenges.

Always looking forward to expand her knowledge and expertise.

 
 
EDITOR: Zeina Nemeh Zeina Nehme, Editor, has been editing films, short-films and tv projects since 2004. She is currently working as a Chief Editor in Qatar TV, handling all logistics that cover the whole work relationship between the production department and the post- production one with everything related to editing. Editing is her passion; the thought of creating something from scratch and deliver it to the audience is something incredible. 

EDITOR: Zeina Nemeh

Zeina Nehme, Editor, has been editing films, short-films and tv projects since 2004.

She is currently working as a Chief Editor in Qatar TV, handling all logistics that cover the whole work relationship between the production department and the post- production one with everything related to editing.

Editing is her passion; the thought of creating something from scratch and deliver it to the audience is something incredible. 

 
 

MUSICIANS

VIOLINIST: Sofija Dugic Sofija Dugic, born in Belgrade, Serbia in 1985, she began playing violin at the age of six. Impossible to resist, captivating with lyricism, tonal warmth, and boundless enthusiasm that Sofija has. She is an award winning virtuoso. She has collaborated with many artist around the globe, composing music and jamming.  Performing a violin to embrace the audience with the beauty of form, harmony and expression of emotion is her utmost ardor. In 2011 she composed music for  a TVC for SAE (Dubai) and won the silver medal at Dubai Lynx 2011, talent for Cutting! Since that time she has continued collaborating with SAE.

VIOLINIST: Sofija Dugic

Sofija Dugic, born in Belgrade, Serbia in 1985, she began playing violin at the age of six. Impossible to resist, captivating with lyricism, tonal warmth, and boundless enthusiasm that Sofija has.

She is an award winning virtuoso. She has collaborated with many artist around the globe, composing music and jamming. 

Performing a violin to embrace the audience with the beauty of form, harmony and expression of emotion is her utmost ardor. In 2011 she composed music for  a TVC for SAE (Dubai) and won the silver medal at Dubai Lynx 2011, talent for Cutting! Since that time she has continued collaborating with SAE.

 
GUITARIST: Armin Yousefi Armin Yousefi, is an Iranian Musician/Guitarist. He discovered his ultimate passion for music while watching his father’s fingers while he played the piano or struck the strings of his Guitar. Currently he is based in Dubai, finishing his Bachelor’s degree in Sound Engineering, while undertaking multiple projects, a variety of songs that he composed, played, and singed himself, as well as compositions, and projects mixed down made for other artists such as Irane Man performed by the renowned Iranian singer Shervin.  

GUITARIST: Armin Yousefi

Armin Yousefi, is an Iranian Musician/Guitarist. He discovered his ultimate passion for music while watching his father’s fingers while he played the piano or struck the strings of his Guitar.

Currently he is based in Dubai, finishing his Bachelor’s degree in Sound Engineering, while undertaking multiple projects, a variety of songs that he composed, played, and singed himself, as well as compositions, and projects mixed down made for other artists such as Irane Man performed by the renowned Iranian singer Shervin.

 

 

CREW

Dubai PRODUCTION MANAGER: Eliqa Shaza ASSITANT DIRECTOR: Zynab Masri  ASSISTANT CAMERA: Amr El Masry DIT: Aaron Henriques ONSET ASSITANT EDITORS: Maryam Asadi Hadiyeh Chuhdhri   Lebanon PRODUCTION ASSITANTS Karima Hawaa Nathalie Cherfane   Serbia PRODUCTION COORDINATOR: Tamara ara mat Mouhamed PRODUCTION ASSITANT: Mimi Vlaovic

Dubai

PRODUCTION MANAGER: Eliqa Shaza

ASSITANT DIRECTOR: Zynab Masri 

ASSISTANT CAMERA: Amr El Masry

DIT: Aaron Henriques

ONSET ASSITANT EDITORS:

Maryam Asadi

Hadiyeh Chuhdhri

 

Lebanon

PRODUCTION ASSITANTS

Karima Hawaa

Nathalie Cherfane

 

Serbia

PRODUCTION COORDINATOR: Tamara ara mat Mouhamed

PRODUCTION ASSITANT: Mimi Vlaovic