Desert Rose Films passion is to create positive change in our world one story at a time. We are an independent, family-owned, Abu Dhabi based film development and production company that proudly represents the work of pioneer visionaries and passionate risk-taking female talent from around the world.

Founded in 2014 by screenwriter, director and producer Nancy Paton, to focus on original, independent, female character-driven films that capture compelling stories. Desert Rose Films believe in the power of stories to change minds and ignite action therefore it initiates, develops and supports projects of substance and enduring significance.

Desert Rose FIlms sees what a difference a film can make in the world, and this encourages us to think even bigger and bolder with each project we take on. The company operates from London and Abu Dhabi and has projects in development in both these centres as well as in Australia and Saudi Arabia and has an exciting slate of feature films and TV shows they are currently developing and producing that are sure to motivate audiences to respond to the world’s greatest challenges today.