Language
English
Publisher
Revelation, 2009
1 dvd-video
Recording date
2005
Playing time
ca. 110 min.
Note
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: geen Naar het kortverhaal A gravestone made of wheat van Will Weaver
EAN
5027182614233

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About Ali Selim

Ali Selim (born 1960/1961) is an American film and television director. Over the past fifteen years he has directed over 850 television commercials, five half-hour documentaries and several music videos.

Early life

Selim was born in Saint Paul, Minnesota, U.S., and is of Egyptian descent. His parents were Dr. Mohamed Ali Selim and Evelyn Niemeier Selim. He has two siblings. His father died in 2015 at the age of 91, and was a professor of economics at the University of St. Thomas.

Career

His first project, a documentary celebrating the centennial of Saint Thomas Academy, won awards at several international film festivals. Selim formed his own production company (Departure Films) in 1989. He directed a number of award-winning television commercials, including a public service announcement for the YMCA which received a Gold Lion, advertising's most coveted award, from Cannes Advertising Film…Read more on Wikipedia