The Actors
Saleh Bakri
Son of renowned actor and director Mohammad Bakri, Saleh cemented his career by starring iin award-winning films like BONBONÉ, Annemarie Jacir’s WAJIB — for which he won Best Actor at the Dubai International Film Festival — COSTA BRAVA LEBANON alongside Nadine Labaki, Maryam Touzani’s festival hit THE BLUE CAFTAN alongside Lubna Azabal, Firas Khoury’s ALAM, and Michel Kammoun’s BEIRUT HOLD 'EM.

This past year was a busy and successful one for Saleh, appearing in several projects like THE STRANGERS’ CASE by Brandt Andersen, which premiered at the Berlinale and won the Amnesty International Film Prize; Farah Nabulsi’s THE TEACHER, for which he won the Best Actor Award at the third RSIFF; and BACKSTAGE by Afef Ben Mahmoud and Khalil Benkirane, which premiered at Venice and won the Cinema & Arts Award.