Rania Itani is a Beirut based video journalist and multimedia consultant with 15 years of work experience in the media and film production sector. Her career has spanned diverse departments of newsrooms and NGOs, from managerial to editorial roles. She had led local, regional and global media program management, production coordination, research, multimedia production, videography, and design roles. Rania is currently filming and directing her first documentary tackling Mental health challenges in her home country Lebanon. She is also producing "Extraordinary People with Patricia Hakim" podcast.Co-producer and video editor of State of Absence documentary. Graduate Masters degree holder in Television studies from Erciyes University (Turkey). Undergraduate bachelor's degree holder in Radio, TV and Film from Lebanese International university.