Nujoom Alghanem is an Emirati poet, artist, scriptwriter and multi- award-winning film director. She was born in Dubai in 1962, has published eight poetry collections and produced eleven films including five short fictions and six feature length documentaries. Her films have won local, regional and international prizes. She is the founder of Nahar Productions, a film production company based in Dubai and a professional trainer in filmmaking and creative writing.
Nujoom has published eight poetry collections as well as produced and directed more than twelve feature films. Some of those are fiction, some are documentaries.