Directors

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Youmna Itani

Youmna Itani
Born in Beirut in 1960, Youmna started her career in cinema as a freelancer in 1997. Having practised all film...

Dahlia Fathallah

Dahlia Fathallah
After studying Economics and Urban Planning, Dahlia worked as a Development Advisor on several projects and currently works in the...

Mahmoud Hojeij

Mahmoud Hojeij
Mahmoud Hojeij received his PhD in Media and Communication from European Graduate School, Saas-Fee, Switzerland (2006), MA in Media Studies...

Khairy Beshara

Khairy Beshara
Khairy Beshara is an Egyptian film director active in the Egyptian film industry since the 1970s. He is considered as...

Hani Abu-Assaad

Hani Abu-Assaad
Hany Abu-Assad was born in Nazareth, Palestine in 1961. After having studied and worked as an aeroplane engineer in The...

Kays Al-Zubaydi

Kays Al-Zubaydi
Kays Al-Zubaydi is an Iraqi director and research worker in cinema. He lives in Berlin. In 1964, he graduated from...

Hadi Zaccak

Hadi Zaccak
Born on the 22nd of March 1974 in Beirut, Hady Zaccak studied at Institut d’Etudes Scéniques, Audiovisuelles et Cinématographiques - Saint-Joseph...

Fouad Olaiwan

Fouad Olaiwan
Fouad Oleiwan is a Lebanese filmmaker born in 1964. He earned a degree in Film Directing at the University of...

Elie Khalifeh

Elie Khalifeh
Born in Beirut in 1964, Elie Khalifeh studied cinema at l’École Supérieure d’Art Visuel in Geneva and has written, directed...

Heiny Srour

Heiny Srour
Heiny was born in Lebanon in 1945. She was the first Arab woman filmmaker to have one of her films...