Mahdi Fleifel is a Palestinian filmmaker and visual artist based in London. He was born in Dubai, raised in the Ain El-Helweh refugee camp in Lebanon and later in the suburbs of Elsinore, Denmark. He graduated from the British National Film and Television School in 2009. His short films have screened at more than a hundred festivals around the world and have won many best film awards. A World Not Ours is his first feature film.

Accolades

Patrick Campbell and Mahdi Fleifel
Best Documentary Film, 2013

A World Not Ours (Alam Laysa Lana)

Best Documentary Film, 2013

A World Not Ours (Alam Laysa Lana)

A World Not Ours is an intimate portrait of three generations of exile in a refugee camp in southern Lebanon. Based on a wealth of personal…

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Films

A World Not Ours

A World Not Ours (Alam Laysa Lana)

Lebanon, United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates, Palestine, Denmark

A World Not Ours (Alam Laysa Lana)

A World Not Ours is an intimate portrait of three generations of exile in a refugee camp in southern Lebanon. Based on a wealth of…

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