Director & Director of Photography

Mina is a talented, young Alexandrian filmmaker and cinematographer. He received a bachelor degree in Cinema Production in 2011, and is one of the co-founders of Fig Leaf Studios, Inc, an independent film production company based in Alexandria. He has worked as a DP for multiple features, shorts, documentaries, and TV commercials for such clients as Google, Facebook, and UN AIDS.

He has participated in several master classes and major festivals, like Cannes, Berlinale, and Venice. He is currently leading a one-year Cinedelta documentary school, the first in Alexandria. He recently received two awards from the Gouna Film Festival for his upcoming documentary I Am a Script Girl and he was also a jury member at the 22nd OFF Cinema Documentary International Film Festival in Poznan, Poland.

Mina has directed the proof of concept, and we’re planning to have him direct one or two episodes along with other talented directors.