Kamal Aljafari is an established director whose filmography includes RECOLLECTION (2015), PORT OF MEMORY (2009), and THE ROOF (2006). His films won prizes and art grants and screened at numerous festivals including Locarno, Toronto, Rotterdam, Fidmarseille. His work was also showcased at museums such as Tate Modern and MoMa, and at the Lussas Film Festival and the Cinémathèque Québécoise. Kamal taught film at The New School (NYC) and the German Film and TV Academy in Berlin, where he also headed the directing program. He was a featured artist at the Robert Flaherty Film Seminar, was a Whitney Fellow at Harvard’s FSC-Radcliffe, and a jury member in the Torino Film Festival.