Salwa Abu Libdeh
Documentary Filmmaker
"Use words instead of swords... You can either beat me up and get what you want, or you can talk to me and get what you want, and more."


Lives in: Shu'fat Refugee Camp Was born in: Jerusalem Year of birth: 1966 Identity: Muslim, Palestinian, West Bank/Gaza/E. Jerusalem Type of work: Arts and Media Website: "Dialogue On The Road" Works at Dialogue On The Road Interviewer Joline Makhlouf Date of Interview 2004

Salwa Abu Libdeh studied Arabic Literature and worked as a newspaper reporter before becoming a news anchor with the Palestinian Broadcasting Company. She worked on a joint Palestinian Israeli German project that made a documentary film about life on both sides of the Palestinian/Israeli conflict.