Song Sparrow / Song Sparrow
Farzaneh OmidvarniaIran, Denmark / 2019 / 11' 43''
Wednesday, 30. 09.,
Theatre &TD, 22:00 h
Friday, 02. 10.,
Cinema SC, 11:00 h
Based on real events, in Austria 2015 and in Ireland 2019. A group of refugees tries to reach a safe country in search for a better life. They pay a smuggler to take them across the borders in a fridge truck. However, the freezing temperature of the truck turns their hopes for a better future into a fierce struggle for survival.
Farzaneh Omidvarnia was born in Iran, where she graduated from University of Tehran, Faculty of Fine Arts. She received a PhD in Design in 2015 from Technical University of Denmark. In 2017, she directed and produced her first animated film, To Be. The movie was acclaimed internationally and won prizes in different festivals. She is now based in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Farzaneh Omidvarnia, Mehdi Rostampour
categoriesWorld Panorama 3