I’ve been trying to avoid saying or thinking it, but I think we’ve reached the point where I have to accept that we will never film in Qatar. If anywhere at all. It’s been six weeks (around Sept 19th) since we first presented quotes to ATP for scaffolding so we could begin work on the caves… Read More It’s Being Processed…
A lot has happened. Then again, it has not. Chris quit. Smithers quit. Andrew quit. Someone new called Terry Royce started. And not long later, he quit. We moved offices. I got promoted to designer. And I haven’t been paid properly since. The Art Dept recruited a whole load more new staff, but no money… Read More Nothing New?
Yesterday’s meeting lasted over two-and-a-half hours. It revolved around two things; Ahmed’s decision to move to Qatar. Where we shoot episode 12 and why. Ahmed has apparently insisted the whole production be moved to Qatar with the intention of filming episode 12 in October. He does not seem to understand that this is not possible.… Read More Do The Right Thing!
I like Anwar and Abdul but the fact is this company breeds distrust and so I find it hard to believe their motives. Last week, I got a call from a rather nervous sounding Abdul telling me I was needed over at the ATG headquarters (ATG1). Was I about to be fired? I asked him why. Rather… Read More My Meeting With Anwar & Anthony & Jasmine
It’s difficult to keep up with this blog. Typically, a blogger may have a few things to report each week. But with ATG there’s usually an avalanche. The last week has been no exception. Three times in the last week, I have been told the exact same thing by Anwar, Sari and Fozan; “Talal is… Read More ATG’s Hidden Agenda?