Maryse Gargour

Maryse Gargour

Born in Jaffa, Maryse Gargour grew up in Lebanon. She graduated from the Institut Français de Presse and completed a PhD in Information Sciences at the University of Paris II. A journalist and producer at the Office de Radio Diffusion-Télévision Française in Beirut,...
Najwa Najjar

Najwa Najjar

Najwa Najjar was born in Washington in 1973 to a Palestinian mother and a Jordanian father. She studied political science and economics before studying film in the United States. In 2000, she and her husband Hani Kort founded their own production company, Ustura...
Sahera Dirbas

Sahera Dirbas

Sahera Dirbas is a Palestinian filmmaker born in Haifa. She graduated in Chemical Engineering from Technion’s Handasaem College in Haifa in 1987 and began producing documentaries and collaborating with international television channels such as the BBC and La Rai in...
Norma Marcos

Norma Marcos

Norma Marcos is a Palestinian filmmaker and screenwriter with French citizenship who was born in Bethlehem. She studied Journalism and Communication at University of Aix-en-Provence in France and at Stanford University in the United States. Norma Marcos has been...
Nahed Awwad

Nahed Awwad

Nahed Awwad is an independent Palestinian filmmaker based in Berlin. Awwad studied at the European Film College in Denmark and has worked in film and television since 1997. She has been making documentary films since 2002. In 2020, she was the curator of the...