Bite-sized blog post: Jehane Noujaim


JEHANE NOUJAIM was nominated for an Academy Award for her documentary film The Square (2013).

Noujaim was born in Cairo and moved to Boston when she was only ten and studied visual arts and philosophy at Harvard.

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Where to watch her films:



Read more about her:


Find her on Twitter
Noujaim Films Website
NPR Interview
VIDEO: Ted Talk
‘The Square’ Filmmaker Leaks Oscar Nominee Online, Risking Egypt Censors’ Wrath

FILMOGRAPHY (from imdb):

 2013The Square (Documentary)

 2012Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)

Solar Mamas (2012)
 2012Rafea: Solar Mama (Documentary)
 2006Storm from the South (Documentary) (co-director)
 2004Control Room (Documentary) (Documentary)

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