TASHARUK

GENDER, CULTURE AND RESISTANCES IN PALESTINE

النوع والثقافة والمقاومة في فلسطين

Lina Al Abed

Lina Al Abed

Lina Al Abed is a Palestinian director born in Damascus in 1980. She studied Journalism at the University of Damascus and completed her final project on Syrian author Mohamed al Maghout, which was broadcast by Al Jazeera in 2007. Her first short film, Noor Alhuda was...
Layaly Badr

Layaly Badr

Layaly Badr is a Jordanian filmmaker of Palestinian origin. She started working as a children’s story writer and screenwriter before starting to study film in Germany. She has published two books, Lobana wal Qamar and Nahr wa Shajara. Layaly Badr has won several...
Ahlam Shibli

Ahlam Shibli

Ahlam Shibli was born in Palestine in 1970. She is internationally known as a photographer but also uses film and video art as a form of expression. Her photographic work has been presented in solo and group exhibitions internationally and has been published and...
Azza El-Hassan

Azza El-Hassan

Azza El-Hassan (1971) has degrees in Cinema and Sociology. She works mainly on documentaries and in recent years has specialised in archival film. She is an artistic consultant for the Creative Interruptions project. In 1996, she made her first documentary on...
Anne Marie Jacir

Anne Marie Jacir

Anne Marie Jacir is a filmmaker and poet. She has worked at several universities in Palestine and in the United States. Since 1994, she has written, produced and directed over a dozen films and founded her own production company, Philistine Films, based in Jordan and...