• First Name Abir
  • Surname Hashem
  • Country of Origin Lebanon
  • Country of Residence Lebanon


Abir Hashem started her studies in law; but, found her footing in the film industry and over the years had gained experience working with several filmmakers; this was the head start for her experience in the creative documentary filmmaking. Abir worked as an assistant, executive producer and producer of documentaries, corporate videos and commercials as well as short films. Abir had participated in Docmed for a yearlong training program on creative documentaries for Arab producers with her film “Asphalt”. This workshop gave her the ability to give mentor classes at the institute for media training and research at LAU (Lebanese American University), where she trained Iraqi journalists on funding strategies for independent documentaries in the Arab world. On another level, Abir acted as the managing director of DocuDays ‘Beirut International Documentary Film Festival for 5 years. Moreover, Abir was selected as jury member at Tampere short film festival in Finland 2017 and Tehran International Short Film Festival 2017 for International films. Currently, Abir is producing her independent films in addition to providing production services for international production houses. Technically, Abir owns her camera gear, SONY a7s2 + Lenses + Tripod, with knowledge of use as professional.



FILMOGRAPHY LINKS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST Our Legacy, Our future Directed and produced by Abir Hashem 2017 12 minutes
AS WE GO Directed by Ghina Daou Produced by Abir Hashem 2016 20 minutes Production company SOLO Films
The Hunt Directed by Yuri Incarni Executive producer Abir Hashem 2016 58 minutes Production company La bete Cities of Anxiety Directed by Mohamed Hashem Produced by Abir Hashem 2016 58 minutes Production company SOLO Films for Al Jazeera Documentary Asphalt Directed by Ali Hammoud Produced by Abir Hashem 2016 67 minutes Production company SOLO Films Life on Hold, interactive web series documentary Producer Abir Hashem 2015 Al Jazeera Network Waste Land Directed and Produced by Abir Hashem 2013 15 minutes Production company SOLO Films IN THE MAKING THE PAPERMAN Directed by Ali Zaraket Produced by Abir Hashem In Post-Production 2018 70 minutes TRAILER: Password: the24031974paperman Production company SOLO Films HEAVEN BENEATH MY FEET Directed by Sandra Madi Produced by Abir Hashem In pre-production phase 2019 80 minutes Trailer: Password: hbmf2017 Production company SOLO Films


  • Law degree

Position / Profession

  • Director
  • Producer
  • Years of experience 15
  • Employment Self employed

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