MAHMOUD AL MASSAD

MAHMOUD AL MASSAD

Director, Jordan

Présentation

Born to Palestinian parents in Zarqa (Jordan) in 1969, he studied Film & Art at the Yarmouk University in Jordan. He left the country in 1988 and continued to work in TV and film in Romania, Italy, Germany and Sweden, making 12 shorts. Recycle and This is my Picture were internationally financed and received support from the Sundance Documentary Institute. The screenplay for Blessed Benefit won the Arte award during the 2011 Dubai Film Festival and was selected for the Festival de Cannes’ Atelier in 2012.

Filmographie sélective

2002      SHATTER HASSAN – doc

2006      30 METERS OF SILENCE – doc

2007      RECYCLE – doc

2009      ORUSH & OSMAN – doc

2010      THIS IS MY PICTURE WHEN I WAS DEAD (Hathihi swrati wa ana mayet) – doc

2016      BLESSED BENEFIT (Inshallah istafadit)