Mahasen Nasser-Eldin (Palestinian Territories)

Mahasen Nasser-Eldin is a Jerusalem born Director. Her films tell stories of resistance and resilience in pre and post-Nakba Palestine.

Mahasen graduated from Georgetown University in Washington D.C with a Masters in Arab Studies. She also holds a Master’s degree in filmmaking from Goldsmith’s College, London.

Mahasen currently teaches Film Production and Film Studies at the Dar al-Kalima University College of Arts and Culture in Bethlehem.


  • From Palestine with Love
    25’, Palestine/Denmark, 2010
  • On the East Side
    24’, Palestine/Denmark, 2008
  • Restored Pictures
    22’, Palestine, 2012
  • Samia
    14’, Palestine, 2009 is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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