Diabetes awareness campaign: Salem & Sarah

Still touched and very glad to have been asked to shoot & direct the informational video for the new children diabetes awareness campaign by Qatar Diabetes Association الجمعية القطرية للسكريQatar Foundation and Sasol. Find out more about ‘Salem & Sarah’ in this month’s Qatar Happening magazine.

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Watch the full campaign video (english version) here:

OPEN FOR REGISTRATION: FILMMAKING WORKSHOP DOHA 2014

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FILMMAKING WORKSHOP DOHA 2014

HDSLR Filmmaking Workshop Doha 2014 (1day) – Nov 29, 2014
– hosted by award winning filmmaker Alex Klim

Location: Westbay Doha (tbd)
Date: Saturday, Nov 29, 2014 – 9am to 6pm

– Camera settings for the ‘Film-Look’ (shutter speed, aperture, picture profiles, ISO)
– Choosing the right lens (Zoom vs Prime)
– Professional sound recording for HDSLRs
– Synching audio/video
– Professional lighting setup (3Point)
– Pros and cons of HDSLR cameras with video function
– Follow focus techniques
– Professional interview setup (camera position, light setup, sound setup,..)
– SPECIAL: Freefly Movi / Phantom 2 introduction
– Gear hands-on

Workshop Info
– fee: QAR 980 (USD 269)
– venue: WestBay Doha (tbd)
– open to aspiring filmmakers, photographers, and all those interested in filmmaking
– Coffee, snacks and full lunch buffet included!

Contact info & inquiries
Email: alexklim@me.com
Web: www.alexklim.com

Limited seats available, first come first serve!

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#WeChooseQatar Teaser Trailer (2014)

In a world riddled with questions of identity, roots and origins, it becomes imperative to have a modern take on what drives us.  #WeChooseQatar (We Choose Qatar) is a Doha based campaign that zooms in on the lives of the developing gulf state of Qatar and it’s residents. Locals and expats interact everyday in a place they call home.

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The creators of the project Viennese filmmaker Alex Klim and Egyptian radio personality Nabil Al Nashar are co-producing this project, inspired by their many years living in Qatar. Coming soon! Like, share and leave your comments.