Jirfah

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A unique insight into the lives and adventures of young Emirati elite girls in Abu Dhabi city, as narrated by a young blogger – a series of 10 episodes in development. Based on a story written during her school years the series taps into the sensibilities, frustrations and ambitions of her gender amidst the prevailing societal circumstances. The central character, Shamsa, is a young Emirati girl living in Abu Dhabi who blogs about her life.

Maitha Al Mehairbi

Maitha Al-Mehairbi A graduate of Zayed University's Communications and Media College, Maitha is a writer, painter and filmmaker. While initially unsure whether to focus on painting or writing, film proved to be the perfect platform for her, as it combined great storytelling with the beauty of visual art – the best of both worlds. Fancying herself an old soul, a hint of reminiscence has become one of the hallmark trademarks in her work. View portfolio

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running time: 1 × 5 Episodes

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language: Arabic