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Shahrbanoo Sadat

Director. Born 1990, Teheran.

Shahrbanoo is an Afghan female writer and director, based in Kabul. She studied at Atelier Varan Kabul.
Her first feature film 'Wolf and Sheep' was developed with the Cannes Cine´fondation Residence in 2010. Shahr - 20 years old at the time – was the youngest director ever selected. The film won the main award at Directors’ Fortnight 2016. Her second feature film, 'The Orphanage' (Parwareshgah) follows 'Wolf and Sheep' as being the second part of a planned pentalogy, five films based on an unpublished autobiography. It was presented at Directors’ Fortnight in Cannes in 2019.

Her first short fiction 'Vice Versa One' was selected for the Directors' Fortnight at Cannes Film Festival in 2011. The documentary 'Not At Home' (2013), co-directed with Katja Adomeit, was developed and produced through Copenhagen International Documentary Film Festival's initiative, DOX:LAB.
Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
The Orphanage (Parwareshgah) 2019 Direction, Screenplay, Co-producer DK/Feature
Wolf and Sheep 2017 Direction, Screenplay, Casting, Co-producer DK/Feature
Not at Home 2013 Direction DK/Documentary

Awards and nominations

Award Release year Festival Film
ART CINEMA AWARD of CICAE 2016 Cannes, Festival de 2016 Wolf and Sheep
The Golden Puffin 2019 Reykjavik Film Festival 2019 Mit børnehjem i Kabul
Det Danske Filminstitut registrerer international festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, dog primært de titler, som Filminstituttet varetager i sin festivaldistribution, og primært i forbindelse med de festivaler, som Filminstituttet har prioriteret at samarbejde med. Registreringen af festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, der ikke er i festivaldistribution, foretages kun for "launch"-festivaler ifølge Filminstituttets prioriterede festivalliste. Se listen over prioriterede festivaler.

Festivals

Festival Festival date Film
Rotterdam, International Film Festival 2020-01-22 Mit børnehjem i Kabul
Palm Springs International Film Festival 2020-01-02 Mit børnehjem i Kabul
Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage 2019-10-29 Mit børnehjem i Kabul
Sao Paulo Int. Film Festival 2019-10-17 Mit børnehjem i Kabul
Chicago International Film Festival 2019-10-16 Mit børnehjem i Kabul
Busan International Film Festival 2019-10-03 Mit børnehjem i Kabul
London Film Festival 2019-10-02 Mit børnehjem i Kabul
Reykjavik Film Festival 2019-09-26 Mit børnehjem i Kabul
Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 2019-08-17 Mit børnehjem i Kabul
Sarajevo Film Festival 2019-08-16 Mit børnehjem i Kabul
Melbourne Film Festival 2019-08-01 Mit børnehjem i Kabul
Wellington - New Zealand Film Festival 2019-07-18 Mit børnehjem i Kabul
München International Film Festival 2019-06-27 Mit børnehjem i Kabul
Cannes, Quinzaine des Réalisateurs 2019-05-14 Mit børnehjem i Kabul
Malmö, BUFF 2017-03-20 Wolf and Sheep
Göteborg International Film Festival 2017-01-27 Wolf and Sheep
Rotterdam, International Film Festival 2017-01-25 Wolf and Sheep
Dubai International Film Festival 2016-12-07 Wolf and Sheep
Thessaloniki International Film Festival 2016-11-04 Wolf and Sheep
Sao Paulo Int. Film Festival 2016-10-20 Wolf and Sheep
Chicago International Film Festival 2016-10-13 Wolf and Sheep
London Film Festival 2016-10-07 Wolf and Sheep
Busan International Film Festival 2016-10-06 Wolf and Sheep
Haugesund, Den Norske Filmfestivalen 2016-08-20 Wolf and Sheep
Locarno, Festival internazionale del film 2016-08-03 Wolf and Sheep
Jerusalem Int. Film Festival 2016-07-07 Wolf and Sheep
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 2016-07-01 Wolf and Sheep
Cannes, Quinzaine des Réalisateurs 2016-05-11 Wolf and Sheep
Det Danske Filminstitut registrerer international festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, dog primært de titler, som Filminstituttet varetager i sin festivaldistribution, og primært i forbindelse med de festivaler, som Filminstituttet har prioriteret at samarbejde med. Registreringen af festivaldeltagelse og priser til danske film, der ikke er i festivaldistribution, foretages kun for "launch"-festivaler ifølge Filminstituttets prioriterede festivalliste. Se listen over prioriterede festivaler.

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