Nearby Sky (2014)

Directed by Nujoom Al Ghanem
UAE | PG | Documentary | Arabic | 85
Venue: Manarat Al Saadiyat, Abu Dhabi

Fatima Alhameli is the first Emirati Female camel owner to physically take part in the Camel Beauty Pageant Competitions as well to enter the camels’ auctions in the UAE. Regardless of all the difficulties and challenges she encountered while trying to prove herself in one of the most  male dominant domains, her wish to win in a race or a beauty pageant contest remains the only compensation to overcome her failures. Just when Fatima begins to lose hope, an unexpected reward comes her way.