May Moustafa Ekhou

May Moustafa Ekhou is a Mauritanian photography artist and producer. She was born in 1987 in Nouakchott and grew up between Tripoli and Tunis.

She worked as a photographer since 2011 and participated in many Arab as well as international competitions and exhibitions. May entered the world of cinema production in 2012. She started working as an actress and moved to being assistant producer and then an independent producer. She is also a student of the cinema production department at the Academy of Arts and Films in Cairo.

The movies that May has produced:

  1. The scent of the past
  2. The date of waiting
  3. The end
  4. Ishtar and Isis
  5. The first box

Her film Ishtar and Isis received the winning prize of the Nouakchott International Film Festival in 2015. It also received a nomination of the Arab International Film Festival in Kabus in 2016.

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