Born in Lebanon, Cynthia Choucair graduated from ALBA University in 1998 and obtained a maîtrise in Film Directing from Iesav-USJ in 2002. She has directed nine fiction and documentary films of different lengths. Her last documentary “Counting Tiles” received the UNHCR Award at Cinemigrante film festival and toured several festivals around the world. In 2007, she founded her own production company, Road2films, producing documentaries, fiction films and cultural TV programs. She has produced and coproduced documentaries that have competed in prestigious international film festivals such as the International Film Festival of Rotterdam, Sheffield DocFest, RIDM, FidMarseille and many others. Cynthia is a member of the Lebanese Cultural Association Beirut DC.