Talal And Taybet Zaman


Today there was a storyboard meeting regarding "episode 12" between Simon Hunter (the director), Chris Richmond (the designer), Ahmed Al Baker (the series creator), Issam Husseini and Talal Al Awamleh. There may have been others there but it doesn't really matter.  It did not go well. This is supposed to be a $50 million series …

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Set Construction Meeting With Fozan & Ibrahim


This afternoon I had a meeting with Fozan and Ibrahim to discuss construction. Ibrahim told me that Fozan was to be the show's Construction Manager. I queried this on the grounds that it was my understanding he was "Malik's" CM. Ibrahim told me he is now 100% dedicated to "Medinah". I could see that Ibrahim was …

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Fozan Salaheen & Talal’s Attitude Towards The UK Art Dept


So apparently there was a meeting last night about the Art Department ... to which the Art Department was not invited. But I heard through someone who was there that it was ugly. Apparently, Talal informed those present that none of us UK people know what we are doing (!) and we just waste money (Let me add …

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