Pary El-Qalqili was born in 1982 in Berlin. Since 2006, she is studying Directing at the Documentary Department at the University of Television and Film Munich. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Cultural Sciences from the European University Viadrina in Frankfurt Oder. For her short film THE CALM BEFORE THE STORM she received the Starter Filmprize of the city of Munich in 2009. THE TURTLE’S RAGE is her first feature documentary.
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