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Yousef M.

Detroit, MI, USA

38 reviews

$1200 - $3000 / Day

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About Yousef

I am an Emmy award winning producer and film director who champions the call for creative visual storytelling. I'm convinced that people today don't just want to be informed, they want to be entertained while being informed. I love bringing stories to life that impact the lives of millions of people around the world. I aim is to tell stories in a way that will entice and resonate with global audience.

Top Reviews

  • January 2017

    Yousef brought us this story that fits very well with how we cover people trying to make a difference. He shot it well in frigid conditions and went the extra miles, literally, to get all the characters needed.

    - Geoffrey from AJPlus

  • May 2018

    Yousef completed an outstanding, well-shot, well-interviewed video capturing a family struggling through the Flint water crisis.

    - Morla from AJPlus

  • August 2016

    Yousef is thorough and very open to direction and feedback. He was respectful of our brand and talent. Very nice to work with.

    - Olivia from Engadget

Top Services

  • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    29 reviews
  • Documentary DP

    9 reviews
  • Fixer

    2 reviews

Top Projects

  • Videographer needed: Sony Xbox One S review

    • Documentary DP
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Creative Director

    X box 360 review

    Produced for Engadget on Storyhunter

    August 2016

  • Muslim Student To Donald Trump: 'We're Here To Stay' | NBC News

    • Documentary DP
    • Video Editor - News
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    University of Michigan freshman Wafa Berry discusses how she feels about the rhetoric and bias against Muslims following the campaign and election of Donald Trump.

    Produced for NBCUniversal on Storyhunter

    November 2016

  • Michigan's First Hijabi Officers

    • Documentary DP
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Field Producer

    Amal Chammout is the first uniformed officer of the Dearborn Police Department to wear a hijab. Amal patrols the streets of Dearborn, Michigan, issuing parking tickets and enforcing the city's ordinance laws.

    Produced for AJPlus on Storyhunter

    August 2016

  • Flint Soup Kitchen Is Using Bottled Water To Feed Homeless During Water Crisis

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Documentary DP
    • Video Editor - News

    The North End Soup Kitchen in Flint, Michigan, is relying on bottled water donations to prepare food for thousands of homeless people. Flint, where 40% of the population lives in poverty, is in a state of emergency over lead-contaminated drinking water

  • Vice News--Sana'a Under Attack

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Documentary DP

    With international media unable to enter the besieged Yemeni capital, Yousef Mawry, a local journalist, recorded the devastation of his home city for VICE News. He meets the survivors and victims, getting the inside view of life in Yemen



  • Full HD video camera
  • Multiple cameras
  • DSLR or equivalent
  • 4K video camera


  • Wireless lavalier mic
  • Shotgun mic


  • Lighting kit

All Services


  • Creative Director
  • Fixer
  • Production Company
  • Immersive/Spatial Video Capture

Production Support

  • Editorial Photographer / Photojournalist
  • Field Producer
  • TV News Producer
  • Production Assistant
  • On-Air Reporter / Host
  • Commercial DP
  • Documentary DP
  • Drone Operator
  • News Shooter / Video Journalist
  • Reporter / Journalist


  • Sound Mixer
  • Video Editor - Commercial
  • Video Editor - Documentary
  • Video Editor - News

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