Wisam Al-Jafari

Wisam Al-Jafari is a Bethlehem-based Palestinian filmmaker who received his BFA in cinema from Dar Al-Kalima University in 2019. He directed a number of narrative and experimental short films, including Ambition, which won third place at the 2019 Cinefondation - Cannes Film Festival. He worked on several short and feature films as an assistant director, site manager, camera assistant, and sound engineer. Wisam is currently working on his debut feature film.
His credits include Make a Wish (2021), Ambience (2019), Wall (2018), Mask (2018), Congratulations for the New Wall Paint (2017).