DIFF | Juries | 2006
Muhr Arab Feature Jury
Ridha BehiRIDHA BEHI was born in 1947 in Tunisia and made his feature film debut by producing and directing Forbidden Steps, followed by Hyenas’ Sun (1977), which screened at Cannes, as did Angels (1983). He shot nine documentaries in the Gulf States between 1980 and 1982, including The Dhows and The Pearl Divers. He produced and directed Swallows Never Die in Jerusalem (1994) and The Magic Box (2002). He is writing and developing Citizen Brando.
Muhr Arab Documentary & Muhr Arab Short Jury
Mohammed AsliMohammed Asli was born in 1957 in Casablanca, Morocco, and studied film in Milan. He was assistant cameraman on more than 40 documentary and television films. He has executive produced a number of feature films and co-produced Maurizio Zaccaro’s Article 2 (1994) and Paolo Fondato’s Mashamal (1998). He produced and directed In Casablanca, Angels Don’t Fly (2004) and established the Kanzaman film studio at Ourzazate, Morocco.