- Short Film -


Stills from films directed by Amer Jamhour




Short Film


15:00 min

Little Dunia is asked to wait in the car in an effort to shield her from her mother's desperate decision, but when a curious cop comes a-knocking, Dunia's innocence is suspensefully put to the test.


J for Jihad

Short Film


12:40 min

It's Christmas in London and 30 year old Middle Eastern immigrant, Jihad, must confront his

mental illness to reclaim his life, his boyfriend and his job, before he is deported to his war

stricken home.


Beautiful Moments

Corporate Video


02:00 min

The following are some of the films I've written and directed or/and edited.

Besides directing, I'm also a script developer and collaborate with screenwriters from the Middle East, mainly through the Doha Film Institute.



Backed with training and an industry Diploma from the National Film & Television School (NFTS) in Script Development, I work with producers and writers to develop scripts up to a production-ready stage. Whether it’s a short or a feature, the process covers all the essential elements of a screenplay, starting from a thorough revision of the logline, premise and creating a clear dramatic/thematic conflicts of the film, all the way to structure,  believable characters, their journey/arc, genre, pace and visual language. 


For further inquiries about script coverage, please feel free to get in touch.