The studio began as a means to create the short experimental animated film ‘Falafel Cart’. In 2016, the studio made a transition and became committed to producing compelling and cinematic content that would shine a light on Arab stories and have global appeal. In the years ahead, RoyalTales aims to collaborate with film establishments in the Gulf region and produce the short live-action film ‘Soaring over Mayhem’, as well as to produce a feature-length film that is currently in development.


Abdullah Al-Wazzan is a director, producer, writer and the creator of RoyalTales. Born in Kuwait in 1990. He Graduated with a Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch) in 2012. He went on to create an experimental animated short film “Falafel Cart” (2014) which was eventually remade as a narrative short film and released in (2019). Initially the film was officially selected at the 11th Dubai International Film Festival, participated at the 67th Cannes International Film Festival and Nominated for best gulf short film at the Sharjah International Children’s Film Festival. Al-Wazzan is set to direct his second short film and first live action short “Soaring Over Mayhem”.

Abdullah Al-Wazzan عبدالله الوزان