Meet the Team

SERGE BAKALIAN


Executive Director
serge (at) arabfilminstitute.org

YASMINA TAWIL


Director of Film Programming
yasmina (at) arabfilminstitute.org

NICOLE ABBOUD


Development and Operations Manager
nicole (at) arabfilminstitute.org

EMAN IBRAHIM


Social Media Manager
eman (at) arabfilminstitute.org

BESHOUY BOTROS


Senior Programmer
beshouy (at) arabfilminstitute.org

SHARIF EZZAT


Designer

NAJI SAWAS


Volunteer Coordinator
naji (at) arabfilminstitute.org

Get in Touch

Programming inquiries 


prog (at) arabfilminstitute.org

Sponsorships and partnerships


dev (at) arabfilminstitute.org

Media and press


media (at) arabfilminstitute.org

Technical support for virtual content


help (at) arabfilminstitute.org

Board of Directors

BIANCA BEYROUTI


Film Producer and Associate Producer at ITVS

FERAS MOUSILLI


Attorney & Counselor at Law at Lloyd & Mousilli

NADIA MSHASHA


Business Owner and Education Activist

MICHELLE TAGER


International Development Consultant and Founder of Alefb.org

NEAMAH HUSSEIN


Software Engineer at Facebook

JULIE LEVEN EL OUAZZAN


Attorney and Non-Profit Leader