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Grad student melds Arab, Hollywood culture through filmmaking

February 10, 2017 2:23 pm


Hanadi Elyan works in Melnitz Hall on an original short film, but about 8,400 miles away in the United Arab Emirates, filmmakers hired by her roll out film projects for her clients.

Elyan, a graduate student at UCLA’s School of Theater, Film and Television, founded Reel Arab Productions with her husband, Nathan Bennett, three years ago in Dubai. She hopes to use the knowledge and experience she gains to help her grow in the world of Arabic cinema.

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