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Halal Gurls
6 x 6-10mins, Online Series (Comedy)
ABC, Create NSW, In-Between Pictures,  I.C.E.
Follows three 20-something hijabis living their best lives in Bankstown.

Created by Vonne Patiag
Produced by Vonne Patiag (Showrunner) &
Petra Lovrencic
Directed and Edited by Vonne Patiag
Written by Hajer, Sara Mansour, Vonne Patiag,
Danielle Stamoulos, Aanisa Vylet
Cinematography by Emma Paine
Production Design by Isabella Andronos
Costume Design by Tarik Houchar
Makeup & Hair by Nadia Sa

Starring Aanisa Vylet, Jessica Phoebe Hanna,
Hajer, UC Brigante, Sahar Gebara, Zahra
Al-Awady, Brielle Flynn, Vonne Patiag and
Bryan Brown as Gordon.

Premiered on ABC iView October 4th, 2019.

Watch now on ABC iView and Youtube (Globally).

Awards -
NOMINATED - Best Online Series AACTAs 2020
NOMINATED - Best Script, Web Series AWGIEs 2020
NOMINATED - Best Online Production, SPA Awards 2022

WINNER - Audience Award, Marseilles Webfest 2020
NOMINATED - Best Ensemble, NZ Webfest 2020
NOMINATED - Best Diverse Web Series, Best Direction (Comedy), Rio Webfest 2020
NOMINATED - Best Actress, Best Screenplay, Best Original Score, Made In The West Film Festival 2020
NOMINATED - Best Ensemble, Seoul Webfest 2021
NOMINATED - Best Actor (Aanisa Vylet), Sydney Webfest 2021
NOMINATED - Best Supporting Actor (Bryan Brown), Best Ensemble Cast, Best International Web Series, NYC Webfest 2021

Official Selection -
Marseilles Webfest 2020 (International Premiere - 1/15 projects selected worldwide)
New Zealand Webfest 2020
Rio Webfest 2020
Made In The West Film Festival 2020
Seoul Webfest 2021
Sydney Webfest 2021
NYC Webfest 2021

Screenings -
Sunset Cinema, Fairfield City Museum & Gallery (Jan 2020)
Riverside Theatres, Parramatta (Feb 2020) (World Premiere Screening)

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