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,...
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...
Mira Sidawi

Mira Sidawi

Mira Sidawi is a Palestinian artist who was born in the Bourj Barajneh refugee camp in Lebanon. She studied theatre and was involved in different movies and plays in Beirut. She has also participated in some creative writing workshops in the refugee camp and has...
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...