Fenar Ahmad


Fenar Ahmad
Biography:
Fenar Ahmad was born in Czechoslovakia in 1981. He came to Denmark in 1986 as an Iraqi refugee and has since lived in Copenhagen, only interrupted by a two years stay in the US where he attended high school in Texas where his interest in filmmaking started.
His documentary Nice to Meet You won a prize at the film festival Salam DK and was broadcasted on national television.
He then became a part of the Danish film collective SUPER16 and finished two fiction short films and a documentary with the support from the Danish Film Institute / New Danish Screen. In 2009 he won the first prize at the Gulf Film Festival for his short film Mesopotamia. He is currently working on his first feature film.

Filmography:
Mesopotamia (2008)
Nice to Meet You (2006)