Omar Al Dhaheri

Head of business development in AbuDhabi Film commission at twofour54

Omar Al Dhaheri

Omar Al Dhaheri 
As ADFC’s Head of Business Development at ADFC, Omar is responsible for engaging and attracting international and regional productions to film in Abu Dhabi. 

Prior to joining ADFC in 2021, he has accumulated six years of experience in marketing, production and talent development at twofour54. Some of his major accomplishments in the field include attracting the music band Now United to the Emirate by partnering with entertainment legend Simon Fuller and XIX Entertainment. The band has filmed multiple music videos and live concerts in Abu Dhabi. 

Omar holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Communication from the United Arab Emirates University in the UAE and has many interests, including art, culture, and events. He is also a self-proclaimed film & shows aficionado, social media guru, and talent developer.

    Scheduled Appearances

    Friday • December 03, 2021

    Community Track

    The World of Filmmaking

    For many artists, being a content creator is just one part of their lives. Listen to the amazing stories and techniques of these dynamic filmmakers in this panel about expanding yo

    11:55 - 12:40
    TikTok Festival Stage, Festival Plaza
    • Omar Farooq
    • Kurt Hugo Schneider
    • Sam Tsui
    • Omar Al Dhaheri
      (Head of business development in AbuDhabi Film commission at twofour54)
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    Friday • December 03, 2021

    Community Track

    Punny Pictures

    Come watch some of the funniest people on the internet as they show off their art skills in a hilarious game of Pictionary. Who will be crowned champion?

    17:05 - 17:50
    Expo Stage, Hall 10
    • Rand Dalati (The Datis)
    • Judi Deetee (The Datis)
    • Mia Hayward
    • Omar Al Dhaheri
      (Head of business development in AbuDhabi Film commission at twofour54)

    Saturday • December 04, 2021

    Community Track

    Q&A with Alex Wassabi

    Seize the opportunity to ask your favourite creators all of your burning questions! This Q&A features Alex Wassabi!

    14:10 - 14:55
    Expo Stage, Hall 10
    • Alex Wassabi
    • Omar Al Dhaheri
      (Head of business development in AbuDhabi Film commission at twofour54)

    Saturday • December 04, 2021

    Community Track

    The First Time I Hit Upload

    Flash back with us in this session as panelists reflect on the beginning of their careers vs. where they are now.

    17:45 - 18:30
    Expo Stage, Hall 10
    • Sara Hesri
    • SeanDoesMagic
    • Omar Al Dhaheri
      (Head of business development in AbuDhabi Film commission at twofour54)
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