Filmmaker and Visual Artist
Firas Mukarker is from Beit Jala, Bethlehem District, born in Jerusalem 1984. He started his visual art journey professionally in the year 2009 in Palestine, after graduating from Law school, he built his own still photography company that was specialized in portrait, product photography, documentary and landscapes. Mukarker also made more than 4 art and photography exhibitions in Bethlehem and the world. In the year 2013, he moved to Sweden and changed his specialty into moving images and cinema, and studied cinema during the years 2018-2020. He produced several documentary and fiction films, participated in big productions in Scandinavia.
Currently Mukarker is working on a project for the year 2025 to do a project mapping for Bethlehem, in addition to working on a post production of another project, long documentary film, that talks about the inside story of Angel Hotel in Beit jala, when the first corona cases hit Bethlehem in march 2020, the project is expected to be finished in 2023.