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the fund provides an opportunity for Gazans to share their stories from within

The Masharawi Fund strives to foster the growth of cinema, contributing to resilience and creativity while crafting a narrative that transcends borders and resonates globally, spotlighting the burgeoning artistic vitality in the heart of Gaza.

Believing in the profound impact of images and films on the portrayal of life and experiences that shape the representation of people, the fund provides an opportunity for Gazans to share their stories from within, ensuring that their daily lives, dreams, and experiences are presented to the world.

To achieve this goal, the fund collaborates with international, Arab, and Palestinian film institutions and individuals, fostering cultural exchange and sharing expertise across all stages and facets of filmmaking. Moreover, the fund is dedicated to enhancing the capabilities of young and talented individuals by offering financial support and training across various areas of the filmmaking art and industry. Additionally, it supports the development of technical and artistic teams to produce high-quality cinematic works.

Who Are We

The team is made up of filmmakers and professionals who process applications and monitor the projects submitted to the fund.

Rashid Masharawi

Founder

Masharawi Films Fund
Rashid Masharawi
Writer - Director - Producer
Laura NIKOLOV

Administrator

Masharawi Films Fund
Laura Nikolov
Film Producer - Coorigines President
Abedalsalam Alhajj

Artistic Adviser

Masharawi Films Fund
Abedalsalam Alhajj
Film Director
Yafa Masharawi

Coordinator

Masharawi Films Fund
Yafa Masharawi
Coordinator in Gaza

Artistic Adviser

Masharawi Films Fund
Karim Traidia
Writer - Film Director

The Masharawi Fund is hosted by Coorigines, association which is dedicated to artistic promotion and intercultural exchange.

to provide a platform for local filmmakers & artists

Established by Gaza-native Palestinian filmmaker Rashid Masharawi, the Fund aims to be a pivotal force, providing a platform for local filmmakers and artists to articulate and share their aspirations and dreams with the global community. 

Send your message

Filmmakers can apply using the form on the website 

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