International reporter, director and author
BACKGROUND / Professional and academic:
Kamal Redouani is an International Reporter, Arab world specialist. He regularly collaborates with France 2, Canal +, Arte… In 2013, Islam radical: les djihadistes en embuscade, broadcasted by Canal + was selected at Marseille PriMed festival. In 2014, he received the Rising Star Award at Canada international film festival for the film Islam contre islam: enquête sur une nouvelle guerre, broadcasted on Canal+. In 2015, he directed Libye: Daech aux portes de l’Europe, selected at the 2016 Monte-Carlo Television Festival and at the International Oriental Film Festival in Geneva.
ACTION / Describe your project, initiative, company
Directed many documentaries in the Middle-East and in war zones.
LOCATION / In which city, country, region of the world do you operate?
France, Middle-East, Maghreb.
IMPACT / What is the positive economic, social, political, environmental… impact of this action, project, initiative, company?
For ten years now, Kamal Redouani has been infiltrating the heart of the terrorist organization Daech. He criss-crossed Syria, Lebanon, Irak, Libya, the Maghreb and lived with those, leaders or simple fighters, who act and slaughter on behalf of the Islamic State. His encounters with leaders and pro-Daech enabled him to provide unpublished information on the organization of the first terrorist network in the world in a book entitled Inside Daech published by Editions Arthaud in 2016.
QUOTATION / A sentence, quotation, maxim that you can identify with:
“Nothing is more dangerous than when ignorance and intolerance have the power” Voltaire