Soudade Kaadan

Born in France, Soudade Kaadan is a Syrian director who studied theater criticism and graduated from the Institut des Etudes Scénique, Audiovisuelles et cinématographiques (IESAV), Saint Joseph University in Lebanon. She directed and produced several documentary films for Aljazeera Documentary Channel, UNDP, UNHCR and UNICEF. Her films have been screened at several venues nationally and internationally. Kaadan received international awards such as: Martine Filippi award (URTI Grand Prix for Author's Documentaries) at the Monte Carlo TV Festival and the second prize of Muhr Arab Documentary award at the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF).