The Dead Die Once
الميت ما بيموت

2018, 2K on HD video (Digital Bolex), 9 min

After settling into her new life in America, a Syrian refugee receives a visit from her past. 
Based on a story by Jehan Sayed Issa. Co-Directed with Max McGillivray. Co-Produced by Hiba Hariri & Mahmoud Hariri.
International Migration Film Festival, Gaziantep, Turkey, 2020
Moving Worlds, Refugee Week, UK, 2020 (online)
Nepal Human Rights International Film Festival, Kathmandu, Nepal, 2020
Oneota Film Festival, Decorah, IA, 2020
International Amity Short Film Festival, Istanbul, Turkey, 2019
JAYU Human Rights Film Festival, Toronto, Canada, 2019
London Migration Film Festival, London, UK, 2019
North Dakota Human Rights Film Festival, Fargo, ND, 2019, Mia Eh’Desh Courage Award for Narrative Short Film
Global Peace Film Festival, Orlando, FL, 2019
CRITICA Festival, Shanghai, China, 2019
Lost Land International Film Festival, Manchester, UK, 2018
Boston Palestine Film Festival, Boston, MA, 2018
Arab Film Festival @ Arab American National Museum, Dearborn, MI, 2018