It’s Being Processed…


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 …

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Another Fun Week With ATG


It's been another 'fun' week at ATG. Talal visited last week, and while he seemed to be at a bit of a loss as to what to do, looking like a lost schoolboy, his presence still caused its own fair share of chaos. After three weeks of atrocious Wi-Fi in the office, Talal instructed the …

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The Aftermath …


A few things have happened this week. All interlinked. Some good. Sort of. We received an email. Here it is; By sending this, ATG have unwittingly made life difficult for themselves. To understand why, see our response; In a nutshell, ATG really did not think this through. It doesn't surprise me. As manipulative as they …

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Predictable Ambush


Just as I was about to walk out the door to go meet Ahmed, Majid called. Abdul wanted to see me. I said I was late and would see him when I got back. Moments later, Majid called me again. Except it was Abdul. I met him. He told me I was not allowed to go. …

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The Truth Is Out……


So I've been promising a major bit of news and here it is. After it all went off over the wages, Issam, Chris and Simon decided we should all have a meeting to discuss the email that we had sent (see below). As you will see, the email was to the point, factual, and decisive. …

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