Fenar Ahmad

Fenar Ahmad
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.

Mesopotamia (2008)
Nice to Meet You (2006)