This photo received a great reaction from his followers, who wished him success, and asked him eagerly about the date of the film’s release.
The artist Maria also published pictures of the scenes, and commented on them: “With pride, I took the first steps towards realizing my dream. I am very proud, not only because it is my first work, proud to be part of this work. Noura’s film with a text won the Light Award from the Film Authority and the Ministry of Culture, and directed by a pioneer The New Wave, directed by Tawfiq Al-Zaidi, starring Yaqoub Al-Farhan, Abdullah Al-Sadhan, and Aisha Kay, and it was filmed in Al-Ula as the first Saudi feature film. How lucky I am, praise be to God.
And the movie “Noura” is the first local fiction work to be filmed in Al-Ula Governorate, and its events revolve around the drawing of a Saudi artist named “Nader”, and his role is embodied by the artist Yaqoub Al-Farhan, for a young woman named “Noura” during the nineties in Saudi Arabia, when all forms of art and drawing were banned, to find Nora in art is a means of communication, exchange of experiences and inspiration.
This scenario won the funding of the Ministry of Culture, and the governorate will also provide its support to work through Al-Ula Film, which was established in 2020 to take care of filmmakers and production companies for filming in the region by providing logistics services, providing filming locations and team meetings, and finding local talent to make the work. realistically.
It is noteworthy that the Saudi actor Yaqoub Al-Farhan began artistic work in the theater in 2007, and was considered a theatrical phenomenon from the first moment, but he took a lot of patience before appearing on television, and that came in 2012, and he is married to the Lebanese singer Laila Iskandar, and they have a son named Youssef.
During his career, Al-Farhan participated in many successful works, the last of which was the series “Rashash”. He was also honored on several occasions, where he received the Excellence in Acting Award from the Al-Janadriyah Theater Festival in Saudi Arabia, and was chosen as the best actor in the Assilah International Festival for Children’s Theater in Morocco, and the best actor in Fez International Theater Festival.
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