A Lebanese documentary maker, critic and writer. After studying Chemistry, he began a career in film criticism writing a collection of books and studies such as "Postponed Cinema - The Lebanese Civil War Films" and "Ya Fouadi - A Chronicle of Beirut's Late Movie Theaters". He directed his first film Absence in 1990, then went on to execute his own documentaries and TV works, where he was notably known by his autobiographical trilogy full-length documentaries Tango of Yearning (1998), Nightfall (2000) and Civil War (2002). For several years, he was Film Professor at St. Joseph University - Beirut. Today, Soueid occupies the position of a Senior Producer and Director of the Documentary Department at Al Arabiya News Channel while still making his own films.