ZAFIR 

By Malene Vilstrup 

FACTS

Title: ZAFIR 
Original title: ZAFIR
Director: Malene Vilstrup 
Producers: Mette Nelund  
Executive producers: Peter Garde, Peter Aalbæk Jensen
Film status: Internationally Premiered
Cast: Anna Rose Marie Hermansen, Sharbat Katrine Schnoor  
Genre: Comedy
Duration: 74 min
Language: Danish
Country of origin: Denmark
Production Company: Zentropa Entertainments
Scriptwriter: Hans Hansen, Malene Vilstrup  
Cinematographer: Lars Beyer  
Production year: 2003
Editor: Miriam Nørgaard  
Local release: 01-01-2003

Eleven-year-old Anna's elder sister is killed by a mysterious fall from her Frisian horse, Zafir. Anna's life becomes very isolated and her parents are very worried by her powerful attachment to Zafir, who nobody now dares to ride.

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Chicago Int. FF
Awards: The Liv Ullmann Peace Prize
2004-10-21
2005-04-29

Buster Copenhagen Int. Childrens Festival
2003-09-23

Cinekid Childrens Film Festival-Amsterdam
2003-10-12

Cleveland Cinematheque
2005-03-10

Espoo Ciné International Film Festival
2004-08-24

Halifax Atlantic FF
2005-04-19

Int. FF For Children and Youth/Czech Republic-ZLIN
2004-05-30

Leeds Children & Young People's Film Festival
2004-04-01

Lübeck, Nordische Filmtage
2003-10-30

Mill Valley FF, California
2004-10-07

New York Film Festival (Tibecka)
2005-03-12

Rome Film Festival
2004-06-02

Sheffield Showcomotion The show Room Cinema
2004-07-01

Stockholm International Film Festival
2004-03-28

Toronto Film Festival
2004-04-16