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Samr Al Marzooqi

 

Samr-Al-MarzooqiSamr Al Marzooqi

Manager
Dubai Film Market, Dubai International Film Festival

Samr Al Marzooqi first joined DIFF in a volunteer capacity in 2004 whilst he was studying for a degree in Communication Technology. Following graduating from university in Dubai, Samr went onto to pursue a successful career in media that spans over 10 years with leading brands Dubai TV, Film Works, Arab Media Group/MTV Arabia and twofour54. After completing his Executive MBA, Al Marzooqi joined DIFF on a permanent basis in the role of Dubai Film Market Manager where he is responsible for developing and directing the strategy of the Dubai Film Market.

With a passion for film, photography and television, Al Marzooqi has taken on many roles in the production of features and shorts in the region including the major motion picture The Kingdom starring Jamie Foxx. He has also written, produced and directed his own shorts.