Meet Haifaa Al-Mansour, the first female Saudi filmmaker. MSNBC did a special documentary about her, focusing on “Women Without Shadows.” Her husband, Brad Niemann works at consulates.
This is the next post in a series of interviews with writers who have had their first films, web series, television assignment, etc. make it to the big or small or computer screen. It is an effort to find out what their journey was to their initial success.
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Next up: a very special interview with Haifaa Al-Mansour, the first female Saudi Arabian filmmaker and writer/director of Wadjda
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