Talal Alasmani is an Emirati film and television executive from Abu Dhabi. His filmmaking interests began as a child. In college, while pursuing a BA in mass communication, he took filmmaking classes, then headed to Los Angeles to begin his MFA in filmmaking. But it was after that when the actual journey began – in the real world. In 2013, he returned to the UAE, and joined Image Nation, but the road to wherever he was planning to go, would not be an easy one. Today, he can happily say, that it’s not about the destination, it’s about the journey. As a senior executive in the industry, he can say it’s been a thrill to be part of many great films and TV-shows. There are a million ways to be a filmmaker. He’s learning more about them all everyday.