Shahrbanoo Sadat

Shahrbanoo Sadat at IFFR

Afghanian Shahrbanoo SADAT (born 1990, Tehran) is a writer, director and producer. Her first short fiction, Vice Versa One, was selected for the Directors’ Fortnight at Cannes Film Festival in 2011. She made Not At Home (2013), a hybrid project that was developed and produced within a year at DOX: LAB, an initiative of the Copenhagen International Documentary Film Festival. In 2013, she started her own production company, Wolf Pictures, in Kabul. She developed her latest feature film, Wolf and Sheep (2016), within the Cannes Cinefondation Residency in 2011; Sadat was 21 years old at the time, the youngest ever selected for the residence. 


A Smile for Life (2009, short doc), Vice Versa One (2011, short), Not at Home (2013, co-dir), Wolf and Sheep (2016)

Shahrbanoo Sadat at IFFR

The films by this director at IFFR