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Don’t Get Too Comfortable

لا تاخذ راحتك

9 minutes | 2021 | Yemen, United States of America, Netherlands, Qatar, United Arab Emirates  | Documentary | 🔊 Mayar Hamdan | Arabic, English Sub. | Age Rating


An introspective letter to my deceased grandfather reflecting on my ancestral migrational journey over 5 countries in 5 decades and its implications over 3 generations.


FRI, 1 DEC 2023 | XXI STUDIO 4 | 19:15

Director's Biography

Biografi Sutradara

Shaima Al-Tamimi

Shaima Al-Tamimi

Shaima Al-Tamimi is a Yemeni-Kenyan visual storyteller based in the GCC. Her work explores themes such as migration, identity, and social justice through introspection and a deeply-rooted documentary approach.

Cast & Crew

Kru & Pemain

Production Company DFI

Producer Mayar Hamdan

Main Cast Shaima Al Tamimi, Saleh Al Tamimi, Ramla Al Tamimi, Sanaa, Iman, Mohammed, Sultan Al Tamimi

Cinematographer Mayar Hamdan

Notable Achievement