Category Archives: My Work

The Idol 2015




Acclaimed Palestinian filmmaker Hany Abu-Assad (Paradise Now, Omar) directs this biopic about Mohammad Assaf, the Gazan wedding singer who became a worldwide sensation after winning the live-singing competition Arab Idol in 2013.

OMAR 2013

A tense, gripping thriller about betrayal, suspected and real, in the Occupied Territories. Omar (Adam Bakri) is a Palestinian baker who routinely climbs over the separation wall to meet up with his girl Nadja (Leem Lubany). By night, he’s either a freedom fighter or a terrorist—you decide—ready to risk his life to strike at the Israeli military with his childhood friends Tarek (Eyad Hourani) and Amjad (Samer Bisharat).

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Elvis of Nazareth

A short film by  Rany Masalha ,  Cinematographer : Ehab Assal

Produced by Mact Productions and Yellow Dawn Production .

Hamoudy, a 12-year-old beggar of the streets of Nazareth, befriends Khalil, an old singer