Eyas Almokdad

Part of the AMMARE residency programme

Syrian filmmaker, choreographer and dancer Eyas al Mokdad holds an M.A. in Transmedia (audio-visual arts) from the LUCA School of Arts in Brussels, and a B.A. in Ballet from the Higher Institute of Dramatic Arts in Damascus. He has directed several films, including “The Last Time” (2006), “Dancers and Walls” (2010), “Dough” (2011), “Bloodshed” (2012), “Tahtt Al-Khazzan” (co-directed with Orwa al Mokdad, 2014), and “The Other Half of Your Shadow” (2015).

Eyas resides at Moussem in 2019 for the creation Trapeze, presented as part of Moussem Cities Damascus.