Ali El Arabi
Ali’s debut documentary CAPTAINS OF ZA’ATARI was selected for the one of the competition line-ups of this
year’s Sundance Film Festival before going on to play at the Seattle, Moscow, San Francisco and several
other festivals to come. The film will also get a theatrical release in the U.S. in November 2021, after
selling rights into Utopia that is planning for a release in New York and Los Angeles, alongside a premiere
on Apple TV and Altavod. Ali is also producing the new film project by the acclaimed filmmaker Yousry
Nasrallah which got six awards during Cairo Film Connection 2020. And he will also be acting in his first
role too, in a TV series by the same filmmaker, Nasrallah.