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After a reckless lie sets off a catastrophic chain of events, Ali, the son of a Muslim cleric, finds himself caught between his sense of duty to his family and following his heart. An irreverent and warm-hearted comedy, ALI’S WEDDING is an affectionate and entertaining story of love and duty.

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Cast & Crew & Production Details

Director
Jeffrey Walker
Writers
Osamah Sami  Andrew Knight
Producer
Sheila Jayadev  Helen Panckhurst
Executive Producers
Tony Ayres  Michael McMahon  Greg Sitch  Nina Stevenson  Ian Kirk
Composer:
Nigel Westlake
Editor:
Geoff Lamb
Production Designer:
Paul Heath
Cast
Osamah Sami - Don Hany - Ryan Corr - Helana Sawires
Production Completion Date
2016
Genre
Comedy
Production Company
Matchbox Productions Pty Ltd  Emerald Productions Pty Ltd
Australian Sales
Madman Entertainment Pty Ltd
International Sales
Beta Cinema

Screen Australia Supported

  • Development support
  • Production support
  • Marketing support

Selected Awards & Festivals

 

Screen News

Netflix acquires most of world on Australian rom-com Ali’s Wedding

Netflix has acquired worldwide rights excluding China, Australia and New Zealand to the Australian rom-com Ali’s Wedding.

07 May 2018
Go to Screen International

7th AACTA Awards red carpet

The screen industry came together on 6 December to celebrate an amazing year of Aussie stories.

07 Dec 2017
By Screen Australia
Sydney Film Festival Opening Night

Ali’s Wedding: a long time coming

The star of Ali’s Wedding, Osamah Sami, and producer Sheila Jayadev talk about how this true story is connecting with Australians in a way that transcends religion or skin colour.

23 Aug 2017
By Caris Bizzaca
Ronny Chieng and Family Law break new ground