At only 22 years, he has proved his mettle in the creative, artistic and business fields.
Tons of talented beings have, over the years, showcased different talents and capabilities in their respective sectors and have also risen uniquely to the top, thriving on those capabilities and innate skills. Still, only a few rare gems make it huge in their sectors and create a solid name and recognition for them while also motivating and inspiring other budding talents in their field. To do that in the creative and artistic niches is no walk in the park, but there are a handful of professionals who did even that and stunned everyone in their industry and around the world. We saw how Anees Popal, aka Aneesfilms did the same in the world of media and entertainment.
Anees Popal stands tall and unique as a one-of-a-kind talented being who believed in his dreams and went all in to emerge as a true-blue professional in the field as a film director, content creator and even an entrepreneur. He has attained popularity as a creative director and content creator originally from Afghanistan and now based in Dubai, UAE. In Dubai, he has gone ahead in making his presence prominent in filmmaking and entrepreneurship. He has directed music videos that have surpassed over 50 million total views while working with many celebrities who have set foot in the MENA region, such as Floyd Mayweather, The Weeknd, Trey Songz, Lil Pump, Hasbullah and many more.
In 2014, he moved to Dubai, and by 2016 he had already started gaining popularity, showcasing his filmmaking ability on social media platforms like Instagram, TikTok and YouTube. On social media, he has excelled as a collaborator who has provided true value with this work to some of the most well-known creators in the MENA region, such as Mo Vlogs, Dyler, Narins Beauty, Ahmed Al Nasheet and Money Kicks. He has even done many lifestyle shoots with professional athletes who holiday in Dubai, such as premier league football players Sergio Reguilón and Marc Cucurella. Aneesfilms also did a shoot with boxing legend Floyd Mayweather on his last trip to Dubai.
The young talent dived into entrepreneurship by optimizing his presence on social media and starting his own branding agency Creative Drop based in Dubai. Recently, Anees Popal (@aneesfilms) also established a long-term partnership in the world of car auctioning by becoming Marhaba Cars Auction’s newest brand ambassador.