Ghaz Abu Bakar

Mohd Ghazzali Abu Bakar, or prominently known as Ghaz, is a renowned director, writer and producer in Malaysia. He first started off working in the banking industry, rejoined academia at her alma mater, MMU as a Lecturer in the Faculty of Creative Multimedia in Multimedia University, Cyberjaya.

His specialization is in multimedia production. His passion for music videography drove him to direct his debut video, ‘Sesucinya Cinta Mu’ made famous by Anuar Zain. His first video generated rave reviews from viewers from the music industry, due to its striking difference in storytelling.From that on, he continued making more music videos and films in Malaysia. Polis Evo was one of the popular Ghaz Abu Bakar action film which took the nation by storm that made RM 17.8 millions in box office sales and now can be watched in Netflix.


  • Nominated for Best Telemovie “Ana Anak Ibu” in Asia Pacific Television Award (2017)
  • Nominated for Best Director FFM 2016 (Polis Evo)
  • Polis Evo – Box Office Film of The Year FFM2016, Best Film Anugerah Meletop 2015, Best Film Anugerah
    H-Live 2015, Highest Box Office in Malaysia until 2017 (RM18 million)
  • Hantu Kapcai – (Winner for Best Action Comedy, Best Film, Best Actor, Best Female Supporting Actor for Anugerah Blockbuster 2012)
  • Pelangi Senja – Stacy (Nominated for AIM 2012)
  • Deja-vu – Shila Amzah (Nominated for Shout Awards 2012)
  • Cinta Kosmik – The Fabulous Cats (Nominated for Shout Awards 2010)
  • Kasih Maafkan – Dayang Nurfaizah (Nominated for Anugerah Era 2005)
  • Mungkir Bahagia – Hazami (Nominated for Anugerah Era 2005)
  • Mungkin – Anuar Zain(Nominated for SICAF (SEOUL) (2006)
  • Winner for Best Music Video “Kau Takkan Tahu – Zizan Razak” for Anugerah Era (2019)