Syrian, based in Greece, with over 20 years experience. He has taken part in more than 40 films (short and feature length), many of which have participated, and some awarded, in major film festivals (Berlin, Locarno, Toronto, and many others around the world). His documentary work has been aired/commissioned by major broadcasters like BBC and ARTE. He is a native speaker of English, Greek, Arabic, and French to a lesser degree. He has worked as an editor at post production firms for 8 years, and as Head of Post Production for 6 years. During this time, his editing work mainly consisted of TV commercials, video clips, and corporate videos. Kenan has experience in other fields including Re-recording Sound Mixer, Visual Effects Supervisor, Production, and Location Sound Recording. He has been invited to lecture on Editing and Sound Design and is a member of the Greek Film Academy.
Ethnos 1998 (TV Awards) : Best Editing for a TV series “Love came a day late” with P. Papakyriakopoulos; Drama film festival 2000 : Sound Design award for the short film “Monday”; Prosopa 2000 (Nitro) : Best TV Concept award “Kalipolis”; Kalamata Doc. Festival 2002 : Special Effects distinction for the Docu-drama “Talk Of the Devil”; National Film Awards Thesaloniki 2007 : National award for short film production “Zafiris”; National Film Awards Thesaloniki 2008 : National award for short film production “Shoulder for hire”; Drama film festival 2009 : Sound Design award for the short film “And me for myself”