Monika Borgmann is co-author and co-director of the feature documentaries Massaker and Tadmor. In 2001 she co-founded the film production company Umam Production with Lokman Slim. In 2004, they founded Umam Documentation & Research, a civil company that deals with the issues of civil violence and war memories in Lebanon. Borgmann studied Arab philology and political sciences in Bonn and Damascus and worked as a freelance journalist for radio and print in Cairo from 1990 until 2001.
As of February 2022