OSE, producer/director

Ose is a Nigerian-American filmmaker based between Lagos, Los Angeles and London. He has won awards from a few film festivals, including the Tribeca Film Festival. He is a fellow of the Tribeca Film Institute, the Fox Writers Initiative and a past finalist for the Sundance Screenwriters’ lab and the Nichol’s fellowship. His web series, OH-BAMA, was a winner at the Roma Web film festival (Roma Webfest). He holds an MFA in film production from the School of Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles.

ROMAN SHUMUNOV, Cinematographer/
Co-producer

Roman Shumunov is an award-winning Israeli filmmaker. He is a graduate in Cinema and Television Studies from Sapir Academic College, the largest public college in Israel located near Sderot. He has worked extensively in film and television in Israel and is regarded as one of the future stars of the Israeli film industry.

YOUSSEF NATEEL, associate producer

 

Youssef Nateel is one of Gaza’s most enterprising, young producers. He is a graduate of digital filmmaking and video production from the Palestine Technical College in Gaza. He has worked on several foreign productions filmed out of Gaza and runs a production company called Skills Media Production.

KARIN ZELINGER, Cinematographer

Karin Zelinger is a graduate of Cinema and Television Studies from Sapir College, Sderot. Since graduating from college she has worked on several film and television projects as a cinematographer and producer in Israel and the United States of America. She is one of the few Israelis who have ever ventured into Gaza in the last decade.

MOHAMMED EL MAJADAWI, cinematographer

Mohammed El MAJADWI is a young, dynamic filmmaker working out of Gaza. He is a film and television studies graduate of the Al-Azhar University in Gaza. He has worked for many NGOs, the United Nations Refugees Commission, news organizations and documentary projects in Gaza. In recognition of his work, he was granted a scholarship to continue his film studies at Lund University in Sweden.