Raed Alsemari

DIRECTOR'S BIO


A local of Riyadh and New York, Raed Alsemari is completing his MFA in Filmmaking at NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. 

His first on-set experience was as a casting associate on Jon Stewart’s Rosewater in Amman, Jordan. He later spent a year producing Saudi short-form comedy with Telfaz11. 

In 2016, he obtained his BA in History and Literature from Harvard University with a focus on Postcolonial Studies.

Photo by Irvin Rivera for The Wrap

 

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