Nathalie Maher

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Nathalie Maher is an Egyptian filmmaker based in London, she started off as an Editor and Development Assistant in Ambient Light productions. There she worked on several short and long form documentaries that revolved around social and political topics in the MENA region. From Syrian refugees in Jordan, street children in Egypt and female Kurdish fighters, her aim was to find human faces to broad topics. She was Development Assistant and Assistant Director on the feature documentary ‘Captains of Zaatari’, which premiered in Sundance in 2020. She pursued an MA degree in 2019 and has worked on several short films as an Assistant Director and Editor. Her latest project as a 1st Assistant Director is '54 days' starring Celia Imire.

Selected credits

TV Commercials / Branded Content

Date Prod Co / Agency Brand / Title Type Director Producer Role Vimeo / Youtube Link

2020 - May

Backstage Pictures & Ghabbour Auto

Tiggo 7 - Your Life Journey

Commerical

Runa Al Arian

Moataz Fahmi

3rd Assistant Director

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Music Videos

Date Prod Co Artist / Title Director Producer 1st AD Role Vimeo / Youtube Link

2020 - Jul

CS Music

Carmen Soliman

Moustafa Aamer

Mostafa Gad

Nathalie Maher

1st AD

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Experiential / Live events

Date Prod Co / Agency Brand / Title Director Producer Role

2021 - Jun

Gwenan Bain

Viable. A Digital Scratch Night

Gwenan Bain

Gwenan Bain

Production Assistant

Documentaries

Date Prod Co Title Director Producer 1st AD Role Vimeo / Youtube Link

2019 - Jul

Ambient Light Productions

Djibouti

Ali El Arabi

Ali El Arabi

Assistant Editor

N/A

2019 - May

Ambient Light Productions

Refugees In the Eyes of their Homeland

Ali El Arabi

Ali El Arabi

Assistant Editor

N/A

2019 - Jan

Ambient Light Productions

Captains of Zaatari

Ali El Arabi

Ali El Arabi

Nathalie Maher

1st AD

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Shorts & Personal Projects

Date Prod Co Title Director Producer 1st AD Role Vimeo / Youtube Link

2021 - Nov

Scars and Ice Productions

Five Moments

Magdalena Herfurtner

Magdalena Herfurtner

Nathalie Maher

1st AD

N/A

2021 - Nov

Slick Films

The Mourning Bird

George Somner

Dayo Moshood

Nathalie Maher

1st AD

N/A

2021 - Jul

Donut Films LTD.

Cartwheel

Jane Marlow

Jane Marlow

Editor

N/A

2021 - Sep

Broken Flames Productions

54 days

Phoebe Torrance

Ella Greenwood

Nathalie Maher

1st AD

N/A

2020 - Sep

Goldsmiths University

Descend

Nathalie Maher

Ian Yinghbo & Anja Ader

Harriet Still

Director

N/A

2021 - Jan

Goldsmiths University

What's in a Name

Nathalie Maher

Harriet Still & Leni Jaeger

Julia Sander

Director

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2021 - Jun

Max Ward Films

The Invention of Math

Max Ward

Zoey Edwards

Nathalie Maher

1st Assistant Director

N/A

Countries Worked in

  • Egypt

Languages

  • Arabic - Fluent

Education

  • MA - Directing Fiction - Goldsmiths University
  • BA - Visual arts and Film - The American University in Cairo

Technical Skills

  • Final Cut Pro - Intermediate
  • Premier Pro - Advanced
  • After Effects - Intermediate
  • Photoshop - Intermediate
  • Da Vinci Resolve - Basic
  • Microsoft Excel - Intermediate
  • Illustrator - Basic
  • Microsoft Word - Advanced
  • Final Draft - Basic

Additional Skills

  • Valid driving license
  • Green Steward training with Greenshoot
  • Passed APA Covid Assessment