Ossama Mohammed Syria

Ossama Mohammed (1954, Syria), filmmaker


Ossama Mohammed’s bold films examine power, conflict and humanity. He has played a central role in Syria’s film and film production scene for several decades. Through diverse, innovative methods, from dramatic satire to, reflections from exile and street recordings, he creates unflinching, profound and poetic insights into the Syrian context.


Report from the 2015 Prince Claus Awards Committee here.