SunSet State

SunSet State

Two men, an American novelist and an Emarati college student, recollect their most haunted as well as happiest memories. And one fine day they discover they are neighbors.

Mustafa Abbas

Mustafa is one of our creative lab community members and an inspiring applicant. This project has been an amazing chapter in our journey. Huge thanks to all our creative lab members who have contributed to this amazing project.

who worked on this project

Zaid Oakes

Hamad Ben Hadher

Amer Al-Kamel

Carole Khawly

Celine Abaid

Brent Jenkins

Ibrahim Al Khemeiri

Brook Butterworth

Jane Meikle

Balqis Hindash

Omar Almarzooqi

Fares Alnowais

Thea Shengelaia


festivals, awards & nominations

  • Dubai Film Festival

technical specifications


shooting format:
Red Epic 4K
screening formats available: Full HD
frames/sec: 24)
screen ratio: Wide (16:9)
colour / B&W: Colour
running time: 20:09 minutes


sound Format:
language: Arabic/English