Samir Nasr is a director, scriptwriter and editor. He also teaches regularly at the University of Arts, Berlin and the Filmuniversity Babelsberg, Potsdam. After receiving a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Mannheim University in 1993 he worked as a film projectionist. In 1999 he graduated from the Baden-Württemberg Film Academy with focus on directing and scriptwriting. He has directed numerous films and documentaries for film and television, including Police Station (2000, doc series), Seed of Doubt (2005) and Rania’s Dream (2018). He lives between Berlin and Cairo.