The short film ‘Under The Hat’, released by ALAGROOBI films in 2016 has now completed it’s film festival journey. The film will be releasing the film online and available for public viewing from August 12th 2017 on Amazon video direct. The link will be searchable only on the day – this will appear on the website and all social media.

In the past year, Under The Hat has had a chance to travel to several film festivals, including:

  • Malmo Arab Film Festival 2016
  • Mizna Twin Cities Arab Film Festival 2016
  • Santa Fe Film Festival 2016
  • Malta Golden Knight Festival 2016
  • SHORTS TV UK 2017

The film was funded by the Doha Film Institute as well as Enjaaz Dubai and Image Nation Abu Dhabi and regarding as being controversial. Despite facing a censorship ban on the script in the United Arab Emirates, the short garnered international appeal in Arab film festivals and was later acquired by Shorts TV, United Kingdom.