Alongside the Most Distinguished Hollywood Films in 2018
Ahmad Al Morsy in ARRI Camera Showreel 2019 of the Best Works Filmed by its Cameras for the Fourth Time
For the fourth time, ARRI has featured some of DOP Ahmad Al Morsy's works in a video of its production where best shots taken by the ALEXA and AMIRA cameras are shown. Al Morsy was featured in the video through some scenes from his ad for WE Communications 'Indigo Plus'featuring star Ahmed Ezz which aired in November, 2018.
The ARRI Camera Showreel 2019 highlights some of the finest images over the past year. Featuring some of the most recognized recent films and cutting-edge commercials, the showreel takes its audience on a visual journey around the world. It includes scenes from distinguished Hollywood films of 2018, such as Roma, the winner of the Academy Awards for Best Director and Best Cinematography, as well as Cold War, A Star is Born, and Marvel's Captain Marvel.
Watch the ARRI Camera Showreel 2019 from here: https://vimeo.com/328629669
Watch the WE ad 'Indigo Plus'from here: https://vimeo.com/303819408
Al Morsy is a member of the Australian Cinematographers Society (ACS) and the Canadian Society of Cinematographers (CSC). For more than twenty years, DOP/Director Ahmad Al Morsy has been working in the filmmaking industry making more than 50 films and over 2000 TV ads as a DOP, and recently as a director as well. Throughout his career, Al Morsy won eleven awards for six of his films. As a director, his repertoire extends to include more than ten commercials. As for TV commercials, Al Morsy became one of the most important cameramen in the Arab world due to his passion in experimenting with new tools in more than 2000 ads in Egypt, Morocco, UAE, Jordan, Lebanon, Spain, U.K., and France.
This is the fourth time for Al Morsy to be featured in a video of ARRI's best camera users as his project for the Union National Bank was selected as the main ad for its showreel presentation at IBC Expo 2015 that featured videos that have been filmed using ALEXA and AMIRA cameras in 2015 and in 2016 within The Looks of ALEXA video that features Al Morsy's Ministry of Electricity TV commercial; Enta El Hall, in addition to the ad for L'azurde. ARRI also featured his work in Al Aslyeen film, Vodafone's 4G Geel Bykamel Geel (A Generation Leads Another) commercial campaign, Pharco, and Angham's music video An Farh Ghyeb in their camera showreel in 2017.
Most recently, Al Morsy won three Best Cinematography Awards at the Egyptian Cinema Film Association Festival, the British University in Cairo, and the Egyptian Cinema Syndicate for his film Diamond Dust. In addition, he wrapped shooting The Blue Elephant 2 by director Marwan Hamed. Al Morsy joined a team of professional expeditions in a first-time unearthing of a Pharaonic tomb that streamed live on Discovery Channel under a special titled "Expedition Unknown: Egypt Live". The special streaming was headlined by a number of Hollywood's select producers; the two-time Emmy Award winner Leslie Greif, Executive Producer of Big Dreams Entertainment; Discovery Studios' Executive Producers Peter Isacksen (The Munsters Today),and Steve Beim (Super Bowl 2016.
Founded in 1917 in Munich, ARRI is the world's largest manufacturer and distributor of motion picture cameras, digital intermediate systems and lighting equipment. ARRI's AlEXA cameras have been used by a number of Oscars-awarded films forBest Achievement in Cinematography such as Hugo by Martin Scorsese, Life of Pi by Ang Lee, Birdman by Alejandro G. Iñárritu, and Gravity and Roma by Alfonso Cuarón.