Founder – Head of festival & industry
Swedish producer and director in television and documentary film production. Broad experience in project management in media production and business development within the cultural and creative industries with particular focus on diversity. Founder and General Manager of the Arab films – Malmo Arab Film Festival in Sweden.
DANIA SH HASSAN
MAFF Market Forum Coordinator
Dania is a MAFF Market forum coordinator where she dose her work with high standards of organisation and communication skills. Part of the team to ensure that operations runs smoothly and professionally and supporting other business activities.
Before starting here, she worked 16 of years as a graphic designer, coordination, production in international companies in Syria, Emirates and Sweden.
MOHAMAD ABO WHATFA
Mohamad graduated from Al-Azhar University in Gaza 2006, department of Graphic Design.
He worked for more than 10 years in a number of NGO’s and in a media and advertising companies as a graphic designer, photographer and news producer.
Mohamad has been working in the Malmö Arab Film Festival since 2016.
Academic background mainly in Linguistics and Literature. Has studied and worked in France, Egypt, Lebanon, Jordan and Tunisia, and has professional experience of managing cultural projects and events, as well as of the museum and tourism sector. Currently working on her Master’s thesis in Middle East Studies at Lund University.