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About Me

Motaz H. Matar, a globally recognized director and storyteller, uniquely merges Eastern and Western narratives in his creative pursuits. Born in Palestine and raised in Jordan, he holds an MFA in Cinematic Arts and an MA in Serial Storytelling, and approaches content creation with a perpetual learner’s mindset. With accolades for his feature film 'Slingshot' and novel 'The Pigeon Whisperer,' and a PromaxBDA award in 2012, Motaz not only leaves his mark in storytelling but also in academia as an Assistant Professor at Zayed University, Dubai. His storytelling journey continues with the anticipated 2023 release of the 3D animated film “Where the Two Seas Meet,” further showcasing his adept storytelling across various mediums.