Mais Al-Bayaa

Mais Al-Bayaa is an Emmy and Robert F. Kennedy award winning British Iraqi producer director focusing on the Middle East. She has a masters degree in Human Rights and International Law from Kingston University in the United Kingdom. Mais has covered the humanitarian crisis and the political changes in the Arab world since 2003 with focus on Iraq and Syria and has a reputation for investigations and work in hostile environments for International print and broadcast outlets like the Guardian, Channel 4, BBC, PBS Frontline and others. She produced investigative documentaries like ISIS and the battle for Iraq for Channel4, Undercover with the clerics; Iraq secret sex trade for BBC and PBS Frontline and directed the film Bahrain: Breaking the silence for BBC Arabic.