About the Artist:

 

Nahed Awwad has been working in television and films since 1997. She finished a diploma in TV communication and video editing at Conway School in Canada.

In 2003/2004 she studied documentary production at the European Film College in Denmark. In 2002 she made her first film titled “Lions”, followed by “Going For a Ride?”, “25KM”, and in 2005 “The Fourth Room”. In 2006 she took part in the video collection Palestine Summer 2006 with a short video titled “Not just any sea”. In April, 2008 she finished a long documentary titled “5 Minutes From Home”.  World Premiere in the Nyon Vision du Reel Festival in Switzerland and was screened in the Pavllion Les Cinemas Du Sud- Cannes film festival..