In the middle

In the middle

Mariam AL-DHUBHANI - Yemen


In 2015, Houthis attacked the South of Yemen. Ali and many young men left their education and work to defend their city. They were promised many things but ended up with nothing. Ali needs to hustle to provide for himself and his family. He does not want to be a soldier anymore… Does he have other options?

Film details

Gender : Documentary
Duration : 14 min
Year of production : 2019
Country : Yemen
Director : Mariam AL-DHUBHANI
Production company : Studio 20Q


Yemeni-Russian journalist and filmmaker. She is currently a senior at NorthwesternUniversity in Qatar. She first pursuedher passion for media during the 2011 Arabuprisings. Al-Dhubhanicofounded a production companynamed Background Group for Media.