Born 1979 in London UK Abid Mahi is a filmmaker at Treite Productions (also known as Treite Labs).
And a humanitarian activist who travels to war zones, conflict countries to capture history in it's making.
Abid's work is in the heart of frontline humanitarian crises. He has produced documentaries on The Balkans, Lebanese and Palestinian refugee camps, Ethiopia to Sudan.
Abid also captures the destruction post natural disasters in developing countries such as captures the Indonesia, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Kashmir.
Most recently Abid captured the scale of mass destruction sweeping across Syria with live footage under bombardment.
Abid has been commissioned by many charity org. and production companies.
Abid witnessed and capture live of the breaking siege on the infamous Mavi Marmara The ship was attacked by the Israeli Defence Force in 2010 as part of a greater flotilla of ships heading to break the Gaza blockade.
During this event Abid witnessed the sad loss of nine fellow activists where shot dead on the ship.
Whilst the rest including Abid were subjected to arrest and detention in Be'er sheva Prison, Israel.
Upon his release in 2011 Abid Directed and released a documentary called "A Dummies Guide to Palestine" successfully aired on Press TV.
Abids professional credentials also include "BNP Muslims" aired on satellite television. A thought provoking documentary hosting Tre Azam - from 'The Apprentice'. His other credits include 'Makka Twin Peaks' a documentary on Saudi Arabia's two famous mountains in 2012 and a Syrian documentary titled 'Largest Convoy to Syria' where he escaped death once more while filming in the heart of Aleppo when helicopters threw barrel bombs while he was filming a charity distribution round with a team in the torn city in 2013.
Abid is also the Head of Productions for 'MyndPlay'., attracting global attention with support / interest of HSBC, Nissan, Warner Bros. And Universal studios for Hollywood.
Abid Mahi, is the first filmmaker in history to Direct an interactive film.A style of filming which is purely controlled by the mind wearing a EEG MyndPlay headset. And has successfully completed over 5 interactive short movies for the gadget device.
Name: Abid Mahi
Lives in: London, England
Company: Treite productions/Abid Mahi films
Occupation: Actor, Director, Editor and Filmmaker