Roula Haj-Ismail

Born: Damascus, Syria, resident of Beirut, Lebanon.
Education: 1993 M.A., Philosophy, American University of Beirut
1988 B.A., Philosophy, University of Sydney, Australia
Employment: 1992-94, English Instructor, International College, Beirut
1993 Cinema Parallel, Montreal, Quebec
1994 Nation and Imagination, Video In Vancouver, B.C.
1995 Pacific Film Archives, U. Of California; Botschaft, e.V./Friseur, Berlin Germany; Image/Quest, Theatre du Beirut, Lebanon
1996 Hagop Kevorkian Center for Near East Studies, Middle East Studies Center, New York University

Artist Code: 407


I Wet My Hands And Surveyed Vessels Approaching Marks Eyed Inside

1992, 13:00 minutes, colour, English/Arabic

Critical Writing

The Skin of the Film: Intercultural Cinema, Embodiment, and the Senses
by Laura U. Marks. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2000.