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About El Booma

Artists. Intellects. Filmmakers.
El Booma Films is a boutique film production house founded by Emirati Filmmaker Abdulla Al Kaabi and Canadian Producer Farshad Mahoutforoush in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
El Booma Films aims to go beyond the limitations of video. We are not videographers, we are artists that want to share a story.We humanize, empathize and sympathize to reach the core of the audience and portray our art.


Malmö Arab Film Festival 2017

Winner of Best Soundtrack

for Only Men Go to The Grave

Dubai International Film Fesitval 2016

Winner of the Best Emirati Feature

for Only Men Go to The Grave

Guanajuato International Film Festival 2015

Winner of the SIGNIS Award for Koshk


Tribecca Film Festival 2011

Nomination for Best Narrative Short for The Philosopher

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