EXCLUSIVE: Oualid Mouaness has signed for administration throughout the board with The Cartel. Mouaness made his function movie debut this previous yr with the coming-of-age drama 1982, which premiered on the 2019 Toronto Movie Pageant the place it received the NETPAC Award and went on to win the FIPRESCI Worldwide Critics Prize at El-Gouna Movie Pageant. The movie was subsequently chosen to signify Lebanon for Greatest Worldwide Function Movie on the Academy Awards 2020. It has since acquired vital acclaim and awards at movie festivals in France, China, Qatar and the U.S.
Mouaness can also be identified for producing seminal music movies with artists David Bowie (The Stars & The Subsequent Day), and a video-record and Emmy-nominated reside live performance efficiency for Annie Lennox (Nostalgia), and movies for Lana Del Rey, Katy Perry, Justin Timberlake, Miley Cyrus, Taylor Swift, Jennifer Lopez, N.E.R.D, Janet Jackson, Britney Spears, Gnarls Barkley, Keith City, and Rihanna amongst others. He has been nominated for a number of VMA’s and CMA’s over time.
Along with his industrial work, Mouaness was instrumental in bringing a number of documentaries to life, together with the critically acclaimed Rize which premiered at Sundance and extra not too long ago the documentary Max Richter’s Sleep to be launched in a number of nations this fall.
His brief movie The Rifle, The Jackal, The Wolf And The Boy was Oscar shortlisted in 2017, and he’s Sundance Screenwriting fellow as nicely. He continues to be repped by CAA and The Cartel will assist him take that subsequent step.