Amin Matalqa

About Amin Matalqa

Who is it?: Director, Writer, Producer
Birth Day: February 27, 1976
Birth Place: Amman, Jordan

Amin Matalqa

Born in Jordan, raised in Columbus, Ohio, and living in Los Angeles for the past 16 years, Sundance-winning...
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Popular As Amin Matalqa
Occupation Director
Age 47 years old
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Born February 27, 1976 (Amman, Jordan)
Birthday February 27
Town/City Amman, Jordan
Nationality Jordan

🌙 Zodiac

Amin Matalqa’s zodiac sign is Pisces. According to astrologers, Pisces are very friendly, so they often find themselves in a company of very different people. Pisces are selfless, they are always willing to help others, without hoping to get anything back. Pisces is a Water sign and as such this zodiac sign is characterized by empathy and expressed emotional capacity.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Amin Matalqa was born in the Year of the Dragon. A powerful sign, those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Dragon are energetic and warm-hearted, charismatic, lucky at love and egotistic. They’re natural born leaders, good at giving orders and doing what’s necessary to remain on top. Compatible with Monkey and Rat.

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Born in Jordan, raised in Columbus, Ohio, and living in Los Angeles for the past 16 years, Sundance-winning writer/director Amin Matalqa makes films about dreamers and unsung heroes, bridging the cultural gaps between East and West.

His films include: Captain Abu Raed, winner of the Sundance World Cinema Audience Award (2008) and the first Oscar submission from Jordan; Disney's soccer drama, The United; Strangely In Love, a Chaplinesque Los Angeles-set comedy adaptation of Dostoevsky's Russian novella White Nights; and The Rendezvous, a caper adventure starring Stana Katic (Castle) and Raza Jaffrey (Code Black).

Most recently, he co-wrote the pilot and directed two episodes of Netflix's controversial first Arabic language teenage supernatural show, Jinn (2019). Amin has an MFA in Directing from the American Film Institute and is an alumnus of the ABC/DGA TV Directors program.


  • Claire Naber (2009 - present)

Amin Matalqa Movies

  • Captain Abu Raed (2007) as Director
  • The Rendezvous (2016) as Director
  • Strangely in Love (2014) as Director
  • The United (2012) as Director

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