Noor Gharzeddine is a Lebanese-American filmmaker based in New York. She has completed two short films and will release her first feature, Are You Glad I'm Here, in 2018. Her films study unlikely relationships and unique environments. She is fascinated with films that blend hyper-realism with absurdity and tragedy with comedy. In addition to directing, Noor works as a casting director, editor, and producer. She has a BA in Film and Electronic Arts from Bard College, where she had the privilege of studying under influential filmmakers such as Kelly Reichardt, Ben Coonley and Peter Hutton. Noor is currently developing a scripted comedy and writing her next film.