"Michel Khleifi was born in Nazareth (Palestine). He studied at INSAS in Brussels, worked as a scriptwriter, director and producer for various documentaries, shown, among others, during the Cannes film festival. Khleifi has won, among others, the Prix de la Critique Internationale (Spain). He lives and works in Brussels. Both documentary makers have been making films since the 80s about the political situation in the Middle East." (argos festival 2004 catalogue)