Guests

Sameh Zoabi

Sameh Zoabi was born in 1975 in Iksal, a Palestinian village near Nazareth. In 1998, he graduated from Tel Aviv University in Film Studies and English Literature. In 2000 he won a Fulbright scholarship to pursue a Master of Fine Arts in Film Direction at Columbia University in New York, which he obtained in 2005. He has since received prestigious residencies at the Cannes Festival Cinéfondation and the Sundance Screenwriters Lab. Currently, he lives in Brooklyn and works as an adjunct professor at the New York University Tisch School of the Arts.

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International Jury 2020

The complete International Jury officially announced! We are pleased to announce that our International Jury now officially consists of six members. Besides the Jury President, Marjane Satrapi ( Persepolis ,... → More

THE 10TH EDITION’S PROGRAMME FINALLY UNVEILED

We are delighted to finally unveil the 10th Festival’s programme! You will be able to sift through a beautiful selection of national and international films, witness premieres, take part in... → More

BUY FESTIVAL PASSES AND TICKETS

Avoid queues in the cinemas, book your tickets online ahead of time! Tickets are available online, with or without Pass. Simply choose the film and event you’re interested in on... → More