Anker, Steve

Anker, Steve

Filmmaker

Steve Anker directed a highly visible and successful screening series of independent film and video at the Boston Film/Video Foundation.

De La Cruz, Khavn

De La Cruz, Khavn

Filmmaker, Writer

Khavn De La Cruz is a multiawarded filmmaker, composer, and writer.

Jaafar, Ali

Jaafar, Ali

Filmmaker

Ali Jaafar was the international editor of film and TV industry bible Variety, where he covered extensively the Arab world and Middle East, as well as the British, European and Asian entertainment business.

Jarrar, Khaled

Jarrar, Khaled

Artist, Filmmaker

Khaled Jarrar works in photography, video and performance.

Joreige, Lamia

Joreige, Lamia

Artist, Filmmaker

Visual artist and filmmaker Lamia Joreige uses archival documents and elements of fiction to reflect on the construction of historical narratives and the relationship between individual stories and collective memory.

Kanwar, Amar

Kanwar, Amar

Artist and Filmmaker

Amar Kanwar is an Artist and Filmmaker whose poetic documentaries and video installations examine nationalism, politics, violence and social performance in the Indian subcontinent.

Mahmood, Basir

Mahmood, Basir

Artist, Filmmaker

In video, film and photography, Basir Mahmood contemplates his personal milieu, as well as the wider world around him.

Modi, Mehelli

Modi, Mehelli

Filmmaker

Mehelli’s first love had always been cinema, and in 2005 he founded Second Run, a DVD company dedicated to releasing outstanding, award-winning films from around the world.

Rehm, Jean-Pierre

Rehm, Jean-Pierre

Curator, Writer, Filmmaker

Jean Pierre Rehm studied Modern Literature and Philosophy in the Ecole Normale Supérieure (ENS), in Paris.

Schwierin, Marcel

Schwierin, Marcel

Curator and Filmmaker

Marcel Schwierin studied photography, filmmaking, film history, politics and aesthetics.

Shiri, Keith

Shiri, Keith

Filmmaker

Keith Shiri is founder and director of Africa at the Pictures, the London African Film Festival and the Africa Media Centre University of Westminster, London.

Swinton, Tilda

Swinton, Tilda

Filmmaker

Tilda Swinton trained at Cambridge University and began her screen acting career working with the late Derek Jarman

Weerasethakul, Apichatpong

Weerasethakul, Apichatpong

Artist and Filmmaker

Lyrical and mysterious, his nonlinear works deal with memory and subtly invoke social issues.