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portrait Mounia Akl, Lebanon

Mounia Akl is an award-winning Lebanese filmmaker. Her short film, Submarine (2016), was in the Official Selection of the 69th Cannes Film Festival (CinĆ©fondation), SXSW, TIFF and Dubai Film Festival where it won the Muhr Jury Prize. In 2017, Mounia took part in the Lebanon Factory and co-directed a short film El Gran Libano which opened CannesDirectors’ Fortnight and screened at BFI London among others. Costa Brava, Lebanon was developed during the Cannes&rsā€¦