Brook Preloader
Brooklyn, New York

A Pakistani-Canadian director, she has traversed continents and cultures, with Switzerland as her childhood home, Haya is now based in Brooklyn.  Haya’s upbringing has left an indelible mark on her work, gaining a profound appreciation for the beauty found in the subtle nuances of different cultures and their people.

For Haya, filmmaking is a gift that allows her to delve into the depths of human experience, offering space for reflection, interpretation and discovery.  Her films are delicate, with an authenticity in storytelling and a sincerity in its characters. Through her lens, there’s a tender discovery of the unexpected, bringing moments of connection and a tacit understanding to the forefront.

Selected works