The Actors
Kinda Alloush
One of the most popular and acclaimed actresses in the Arab World, Kinda has been a mainstay in Syrian television and has gained immense fame through her roles in Egyptian films and series. She has also landed a string of noteworthy roles in several women-directed projects such as NEZOUH by Syrian director Soudade Kaadan, which won the Audience Award at Venice’s Horizon Extra Section. She also appeared in Netflix’s THE SWIMMERS by Sally El-Hosaini, which opened the 47th TIFF.

In her latest film, Wendy Bednarz's American-Indian OSN production YELLOW BUS, which co-stars Tannishtha Chatterjee and Amit Sial and premiered at the 2023 TIFF, Kinda portrays a school principal who is accused of negligence after a child dies on its bus.