Laith Al-Majali: Film Producer / Editor / Photographer
Laith Al-Majali is first and foremost a visual storyteller. Producer and editor of the 2008 Sundance Audience Award winning film (and winner of 25 other international festival awards), “Captain Abu Raed,” Majali has also become a driving force within the Arab world’s emerging new photographic movement having snapped for Nox Mag, Jo, Skin and cutting edge online media sites like Menassat(dot)com, his work has also been featured in David Alan Harvey’s Burn Magazine. Born and raised in Amman, Jordan with a communications degree from Elon University in North Carolina (USA), Majali has produced for American and Middle East television, and has won awards for editing/producing a number of short films and documentaries. These days Majali and his production company, Immortal Entertainment, are developing a number of film projects. Majali is also photographing the rise of pan-Arab hip-hop for an up-coming book release.