PBS Online Film FestivalSyrian Photographer Osama Esid Season 2017 Episode 16 | 8m 26s Born in Damascus and now living in Minnesota, Osama Esid’s photographs express the power of human connection. Esid, a portrait photographer, felt compelled to travel to the Syrian refugee camps in Turkey. Determined to portray his subjects with sensitivity, compassion and his own unique understanding, Esid’s images explore his personal identity and the communities he is a part of. Aired: 07/17/17 Expires: 07/16/19 Rating: NR Closed CaptioningVideo has closed captioning.checkmarkAdd to WatchlistProblems Playing Video?Report a ProblemClosed CaptioningShare:Share this video on FacebookFacebookShare this video on TwitterTwitterShare this video on Google PlusGoogleShare this video via EmailE-mailReport a ProblemBefore you submit an error, please consult our Troubleshooting Guide.Type of ErrorVideo doesn't loadVideo loads, but doesn't playVideo jumps back/forwardOnly audio is streamingSponsorship playback errorOtherPlease add more detailsCancelSubmit ReportYour report has been successfully submitted. Thank you for helping us improve PBS Video.CloseCloseClose Learn More Down Osama Esid Q&A Filmmakers Kate McDonald and Brennan Vance spoke with PBS about finding Osama Esid. Meet the Panelists Meet the 8 panelists that make up the 2017 PBS Online Film Festival Jury. Viewing Kit Host your own screening with our 2017 PBS Online Film Festival viewing party kit. Watch Learn more about the films and filmmakers of the 2017 PBS Online Film Festival.