I'm a screenwriter from Somalia based in Dubai.
OUT OF MY MIND
A struggling Somali writer in Dubai decides to become the standup comedian he always wanted to be, but he must first forgo his writing career, racist clients that keep the lights on, a couple of friends & family members, as well as his own inadequacies.
When loose cannon Interpol Agent JOSEPHINE (30s) tracks a high stakes underground fight ring to Dubai, she turns to KHALFAN (28) a local police officer with a checkered past, to help her infiltrate the ring and bring its organizers to justice.
MURDER IN THE GARDENS
A female lead detective who is a rising star in her department has her ambitions clash with her principles when she is assigned to solve a murder in Dubai’s expatriate community of The Gardens.
A slick international "image consultant," whose clients range from corrupt African presidents to religious leaders and conglomerates, finds himself the center of a legal investigation that threatens his enviable career.
THE HIGH LOWS
A soldier and his successful financier brother go into business importing opium to America from Afghanistan.
When their daughter is killed in a sudden accident, a married couple welcomes a mysterious man into their home, and his presence and purpose are more than what meets the eye.
A therapist, who specializes in one-time-only sessions instead of weekly appointments, tells her patients the cold, hard truth - whether they want to hear it or not.