Video: Arab women filmmakers celebrated in London

Mahmoud Asfa in Annemarie Jacir’s When I Saw You


‘It definitely feels like Hollywood should start taking some lessons from the Arab world.’

I interviewed Palestine’s first feature filmmaker, Annemarie Jacir, and Programmer Elhum Shakerifar at the opening night gala of this year’s Birds Eye View Film Festival, which is dedicated to the work of Arab women. Steve Brown shot and edited a video of the interview for The National.

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