Haifaa Al Mansour

Haifaa Al Mansour is the first female film-maker in Saudi Arabia, best known for providing a platform for their unheard voices Her three short films and her internationally acclaimed documentary WOMEN WITHOUT SHADOWS (2005), influenced a whole new wave of Saudi film-makers and made the issue of opening cinemas in the Kingdom a front-page discussion. She has a Master's degree in Directing and Film Studies from the University of Sydney.


  • WADJDA (Director - 2012)
  • WADJDA (Scriptwriter - 2012)
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