Raghad is a Saudi illustrator and filmmaker, who draws inspiration from her upbringing in the historical and multicultural city of Makkah. Her experiences and exposure to diverse cultures have profoundly influenced her artistic vision, driving her to create art that resonates with society and the world at large.
She holds a Bachelor's degree in Cinematic Art from Effat University in Jeddah, where she directed the acclaimed film "Social Molds Manual." The film has garnered recognition at esteemed international festivals, including the Annecy International Animation Festival and Animest Bucharest.
With a background in film and animation, Raghad has also worked as a production designer on various local film productions. Recently, she directed and animated "Whisper Down the Lane," an experimental film that delves into the intricate themes of communication and self-destruction.
Immersing herself in the realm of independent films, Raghad has developed a deep appreciation for storytelling and the ability of art to address societal issues, culture, and everyday life. This profound influence continues to drive her, as she utilizes her artistic skills to spark dialogue and create positive impacts on society.