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Al Jazira marks 50 years with a nostalgic film

Al Jazira Club celebrated its 50th anniversary with the launch of an ad spot.

The ‘One of Passion’ commercial aimed to capture the essence of the club’s rich heritage and legacy.

The commercial, produced by 815 Studios, weaves together historical footage, showcasing the club’s humble beginnings and its rise to prominence in UAE football.

Supported by dramatic visuals and heartfelt narration, the video pays homage to the players, passionate fans, and key moments that have defined Al Jazira’s journey over the past five decades.

The production highlights the evolution and growth of the capital throughout its storied history.

In addition to celebrating the past, this video shines a spotlight on the footballing legends who have donned the Al Jazira jersey, both from yesteryears and the present day.

Some of these players were veteran players Husain Suhail and Ali Mabkhout and young rising stars  Abdullah Ramadan and Khalifa Al Hammadi.

By blending nostalgic elements with contemporary flair, the video aims to serve as a powerful tribute that honours Al Jazira’s past and also inspires hope and excitement for the years to come.

“This tribute, blending historical footage with contemporary visuals, honours our iconic players and rising stars, reflecting our commitment to excellence and future aspirations,” said Fadi Zouein, Al Jazira’s Group Chief Commercial & Marketing Officer.

“Collaborating with 815 Studios has been a remarkable experience, bringing our vision to life with heartfelt storytelling.”

“As a team of visual storytellers, we are always looking to create impactful, cinematic and meaningful narrative content, and ‘One of Passion’ had it all,” adds Thomas Mitchell, Partner & Producer at 815 STUDIOS.

“It has been a pleasure working alongside the Al Jazira team over the years, and like the film concludes, we are excited to see what’s next.”