Michel Kammoun was born in 1969. After studying architecture, he joined the film school ESEC in Paris. He has written and directed many short films. His films participated in many international festivals and were distributed in numerous countries such as USA, Canada, Latin America, Switzerland, Singapore, Spain, Germany, Belgium, Italy, France. He also directed commercials and held screen-writing workshops. Today, Michel Kammoun lives between Beirut and Paris. His first feature film Falafel has won nine International Awards, participated in prestigious film festivals worldwide and earned international acclamation.