02/09/23: Ahmed Samir's BIG DAY (ZAFFA) won the Silver Award for the short film competition at the Luxor African Film Festival. Congratulations to all!

10/23/22: The soundtrack CD to THE GRAVEDIGGER'S WIFE is now available at Kronos Records.

07/30/22: The soundtrack CD to THE GRAVEDIGGER'S WIFE can now be pre-ordered at Kronos Records.
06/28/22: Ahmed Samir was awarded the Sembene Ousmane Award at this year's Zanzibar International Film Festival for BIG DAY. Congratulations!

05/28/22: THE GRAVEDIGGER'S WIFE won the Audience Award at the Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival. Congratulations!
05/06/22: I'm very happy to announce that THE GRAVEDIGGER'S WIFE (GULED & NASRA) has received the Jussi Award for Best Original Score at the prestigious Finnish National Film Awards (Jussi Awards)! Khadar's wonderful film also won for Best Costume Design. Thank you so much and congratulations to all!