Shahrbanoo Sadat

Danish Actress Shahrbanoo Sadat

Born in Tehran, Sadat grew up in a remote shepherd community in Afghanistan. She studied documentary filmmaking at the Kabul workshop of Ateliers Varan.

Her first feature film 'Wolf and Sheep' was developed with the Cannes Cinefondation Residency in 2011; Sadat was 21 years old at the time, the youngest ever selected for the residence. The film later premiered at Cannes Film Festival, where it was nominated for the Camera d'Or.

Tehran, Iran
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Top Movies


Year Movie Country Role Credit Ratings
2019 The Orphanage Afghanistan, Denmark, France, Germany, Luxembourg Director, Writer 0.00
2016 Wolf and Sheep Denmark, France, Afghanistan, Sweden, Germany Director, Writer 0.00