Resume/CV

Writer/Director/Editor:

  • Josephine (Music Video for artist Le Pie) [2015]
  • Secrets (Music Video for artist Le Pie) [2015]
  • Exigence [2014] – Winner of Best Thesis Award at Sydney Film School’s 21st Film Festival
  • Voices [2012]

Cinematographer:

  • Burning Soul [2015] – SHORT FILM directed by Cédric Eugène Desenfants (in post-production)
    Shot on: SONY F5
  • Clarity [2015] – SHORT FILM for Giorgio Armani, written and directed by Chris Sebastian Joys
    Shot on: Red Epic
  • AV Club [2015] – SHORT FILM directed by Sara Pinto (in post-production)
    Shot on: SONY A7s
  • Not At This Address [2015] – SHORT FILM directed by Sara Pinto (in post-production)
    Shot on: SONY A7s
  • The Encircling Game [2015] – SHORT FILM written and directed by Anas K. Ahmed
    Shot on: SONY F5 and SONY A7s
  • Josephine [2015] – MUSIC VIDEO for artist Le Pie
    Shot on: SONY A7s
  • Secrets [2015] – MUSIC VIDEO for artist Le Pie
    Shot on: CANON 70D
  • Daisies Kill [2014] – SHORT FILM directed by Kate Cornish
    Shot on: SONY F5
  • Absolve [2014] – SHORT FILM directed by Dylan Donnelly – Winner: Best Cinematography Award at Sydney Film  School’s 21st Film Festival
    Shot on: SONY F5
  • Split [2014] – SHORT FILM directed by Sarah Wilson
    Shot on: SONY F5
  • Fathers [2014] – SHORT FILM directed by Oscar Hansson
    Shot on: SONY F5
  • Road Trip [2014] – SHORT FILM directed by Marcus Lundin
    Shot on: CANON C300
  • Alma [2014] – SHORT FILM directed by Spiro Dimolianis
    Shot on: CANON C300
  • X [2014] – SHORT FILM directed by Claudio Benedetti (in post-production)
    Shot on: Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
  • Canberra Says No [2014] – SHORT FILM directed by Zahra Alsamawi
    Shot on: Canon 5D Mark II
  • An Afternoon [2014] – SHORT FILM directed by Yohet Xia
    Shot on: Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
  • Next Life Transport [2014] – SHORT FILM directed by Yohet Xia
    Shot on: Canon 5D Mark II
  • Roman Minx [2014] – SHORT FILM directed by Ben Bryant (in post-production) (Facebook)
    Shot on: Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera and Panasonic GH1
  • Sobhaneh [2013] – MUSIC VIDEO for singer Feriyal, directed by Ryan Hagh
    Shot on: Canon 7D
  • Voices  [2012] – SHORT FILM which I also wrote, directed and edited (Vimeo)
    Shot on: Canon C300
  • Playtime [2012]  – SHORT FILM directed by Brett Sullivan
    Shot on: RED One
  • Cliff [2012] – SHORT FILM directed by Luna Han
    Shot on: Canon C300, Canon 7D
  • Family Affair [2012] – SHORT FILM directed by Natalie Gissing Smithers
    Shot on: Canon C300
  • The Unknown Man [2012] – SHORT FILM directed by Ngatai Johnson
    Shot on: 16mm film

Camera operator:

  • Kalon [2014] – SHORT FILM directed by Chris Joys, DOP: Dylan Donnelly
    Shot on: CANON C300
  • Periphery [2014] – SHORT FILM directed by Anna Potter, DOP: Chloe Hetzel
    Shot on: CANON C300
  • House of Leaves [2014] – SHORT FILM directed by Jialang Shen, DOPs: Chris Joys and Andy Progulakis
    Shot on: SONY F5
  • Run Baby Run [2014] (SHORT FILM directed by Paul Joe Johnny) (in post-production) (Facebook)
    Shot on: Canon 5D Mark II
  • Gharar [2013] (MUSIC VIDEO for singer Feryel, directed by Ryan Hagh) (Youtube)
    Shot on: Canon 7D
  • Open Eyes [2013] (SHORT FILM directed by Elita Guo) (Facebook)
    Shot on: RED Epic
  • Cadence [2012] (SHORT FILM directed by Jackson Saunders)
    Shot on: Canon C300
  • Pheonix [2012] (SHORT FILM directed by Jessica Jazic)
    Shot on: RED One
  • Enjoy the Silence [2012] (SHORT FILM directed by Sara Pinto)
    Shot on: Canon C300, 5D Mark II and 7D
  • Feeling Out My Way [2012] (MUSIC VIDEO directed by Carolina Izquierdo) (Youtube)
    Shot on: Canon C300

Gaffer, Camera Assistant, Sound Recordist:

  • The Trouble with E [2013] (FEATURE FILM – director: Louise Wadley, DOP: Justine Kerrigan) (in post-production) (IMDB)
    Shot on: Arri Alexa
    Role: Camera assistant
  • Open Eyes [2013] (SHORT FILM directed by Elita Guo)
    Role: Gaffer
  • Maya and the Boy [2013] (SHORT FILM directed by Pete Raftos)
    Role: Gaffer
  • Blood Piece 2013] (SHORT FILM directed by Josh Haddad Gilmore Kerr)
    Role: Gaffer
  • Gharar [2013] (SHORT FILM for singer Feryel, directed by Ryan Hagh) (Youtube)
    Role: Gaffer
  • The Burning Question [2012] (SHORT FILM directed by Julian Hartley)
    Role: Gaffer
  • The Book [2012] (SHORT FILM directed by Sofie Tyrfelt)
    Role: 2nd Camera Assistant
  • Mulligan [2012] (SHORT FILM directed by Tom McMahon) (Vimeo)
    Role: Sound Recordist

2 Responses

  1. Hi Quais, just stumbled across your CV,

    Congratulations on the Best Cinematography Award!!… I wasn’t aware that you won it for Absolve.

    It was wonderful to work with you and I wish you enormous success for your career. I will look out for your name and your future work.

    Warmest regards,

    Susan Heggie

    1. Thank you Susan. It was wonderful working with you too, and congratulations to you for the Best Actress award. I hope we get to work together again soon.

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