- New Trailer for Arabic 3D Animated Film “Bilal: A New Breed of Hero”
- A film maker Ayman Jamal pursued the project for over 7 years, doing intense research in order to pay homage to the countless historical accounts and descriptions of the characters and set locations in the movie. He founded Barajoun Entertainment in 2013, establishing the company in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Barajoun Entertainment created a 3D computer-animated action-adventure film “Bilal: A New Breed of Hero”, directed by Khurram H. Alavi and Ayman Jamal. The film is inspired by true events, this is a story of a real hero who earned Bilal's remembrance in time and history.
The film was premiered at the 12th Annual International Dubai Film Festival on December 9, 2015.
The film won “The Best Inspiring Movie” on the Animation Day during Cannes Film Festival and “Best Innovative Movie” at the BroadCast Pro Middle East Award. The movie was also nominated for Best Animated Feature Film at the Asia Pacific Screen Awards.
The film is set to be released in the international in 2018, including North America, Europe, South America and Asia.
A thousand years ago, one boy (Bilal) with a dream of becoming a great warrior is abducted with his sister and taken to a land far away from home. Thrown into a world where greed and injustice rule all, Bilal finds the courage to raise his voice and make a change.
But Bilal never forgets the day his mother was killed and always recalls his mother's advice to him. His ambition reminds him that he needs to overcome hardships in life by himself.
Bilal became as one of reputable men in society and to be a good warrior. His guide is Hamza, who was the most famous warrior back then. He is told that everyone is equal under the same sun, no matter what the color of their skin.
But there is still a bitter pain in his heart about his sister.
- source : Firstshowing