Starring Mohamad Al Khansa, a Beirut-based artist and male Lebanese belly dancer, Warsha was produced by Coralie Dias of Inter Spinas Films (France) and co-produced by Né à Beyrouth Films (Lebanon).
Filmmaker Dania Bdeir is a Lebanese-Canadian award-winning writer and director, currently based in New York and Dubai, and is a member of the Brooklyn Filmmakers Collective.
Her talent has earned her many awards, notably the Award of Excellence at the 2014 Canada International film festival, and the Golden Palm at the 2014 Mexico International Film Festival for her movie “Meshkal” (Kaleidoscope).
Her short film “In White” had its world premiere at the Clermont Ferrand film festival and went on to screen on more than 30 film festivals worldwide.
It has also won awards, including the International Grand Prize at the Rio de Janeiro International short film festival, making it eligible for the Academy Awards.