The Met: Voices of Jerusalem: A Conservator on Preserving Islamic Heritage

Samar Nimer conserves manuscripts in the collection of the Islamic Museum at the Aqsa Mosque.

Produced in association with “Jerusalem 1000–1400: Every People Under Heaven,” on view at The Metropolitan Museum of Art from September 26, 2016, through January 8, 2017.

Production Credits

Producer and Director: Christopher Noey

Director of Photography: Alex Rappoport

Producer: Kate Farrell

Editor: Stephanie Wuertz

Production Coordinator: Ruthy Lustig-Dassa, A2 Productions Ltd.

Gaffer: Ya’ir Dahan

Sound Recording: Itamar Goldman

Sound Editing: David Raymond

Production Assistants: Kaelan Burkett, Munir Ibrahim, Imad Khuri, Lisa Rifkind

Transcription: Denise Rohlfs

Scholarly Advisors: Barbara Drake Boehm, Melanie Holcomb

Images and photographs courtesy of:

Islamic Museum, Jerusalem

Special thanks to:

Aish HaTorah World Center, Jerusalem
Al-Aqsa Mosque, Awqaf Administration
Armenian Patriarchate of Jerusalem
Chapel of the Flagellation and Studium Biblicum Franciscanum
Coptic Orthodox Patriarchate in Jerusalem
Custodia Terrae Sanctae
East Jerusalem Development Ltd.
Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem
Hashimi Hotel
The Holy Lavra of Saint Sabbas the Sanctified
Indian Hospice
The Jerusalem Archaeological Park – Davidson Center
Monastery of the Cross, Jerusalem
Monastery of St. Saviour, Jerusalem
Dr. Yusuf Said Natsheh

© 2016 The Metropolitan Museum of Art