May Odeh Speaker

May Odeh is a Palestinian producer and filmmaker. Her recent feature as a producer is “Hanging Gardens”, which premiered in 2022 in Venice Film Festival, got the Best Film at the Red Sea Film Festival. Odeh was known for producing 200 Meters by Ameen Nayfeh, received 27 awards worldwide and was Jordan’s official submission for the Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film. In 2020, Odeh was named by Variety as MENA Talent of the Year.She is the founder of ODEH FILMS; a production company aiming to produce and distribute creative documentary and fiction films.Odeh is a director and producer, best known for “Hanging Gardens” 2022, “Notes On Displacement” 2022, “1000 Fires” 2021, “200 Meters” 2020, “The Present” 2020, “Maradon’s Legs” 2019 , “In Vitor” 2019, “Gaza by Her” (2017), “The Crossing” (2017), “Drawing for Better dreams” (2015), “Diaries” (2011) , ROSHMIA “2014”, Izriqaq “2013”.