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DAGHWAH - still #1


East Coast Premiere

Director: Moe Najati

United Arab Emirates, 2015, 10 min

Shooting Format:RED

Festival Year:2015

Category:Documentary Short

Crew:Producers: Menimienai Saifu - Screenwriters: Moe Najati - Cinematographer: Asif Limbada


Daghwah is a traditional fishing method that is still being used by the locals of Kalba in the United Arab Emirates. The documentary, narrated by fisherman Saif Matar, explains the process and highlights the challenges that have affected this method, especially in the wake of major developments around the area.


About the director

Moe Najati is an independent Filmmaker based out of Dubai. Moe has established a strong visual narrative style based in artistic storytelling. Experienced in creating visual content for various media platforms and high profile brands, Moe is currently in the process of developing his first feature film with a planned shoot in 2016.

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