Photo of Rasha: Where poetic meets political

Rasha Salti
Q&A  Bio 

Africa, the Middle East


Hometown:
Beirut

Programming for the Festival since:
2011

Desert-island films:
Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
L’Avventura
Una giornata particolare
The Little Girl Who Sold the Sun
Stars in Broad Daylight

Your favourite Festival programmer who is not you:
Who: Thom Powers. Why: attitude.

The strangest place you’ve ever watched a film:
A producer’s kitchen.

What do you do for the rest of the year when you aren’t programming for the Festival?
Program films at other festivals, or for museums and art spaces; write; curate visual arts exhibitions; participate in conferences.

Twitter?
Only for TIFF (@Rasha_TIFF)