Sama Waham

Sama Waham is an award-winning director and cinematographer. Her films have screened in numerous international festivals including at the Dubai International Film Festival and have won over 12 awards and nominations. She has a Master’s degree in Film Production from York University and has worked extensively in academic and professional settings teaching a wide array of filmmaking skills from lighting and cinematography to editing, scriptwriting, producing and directing. Her research is focused on the moving image’s expanding forms and formats within a rapidly changing screen culture.