Tag: Documentary

World Premiere of The Forbidden Strings at IDFA


Our documentary The Forbidden Strings directed by Afghan filmmaker Hasan Noori and produced by Afsaneh Salari from Docmaniacs Collective is selected to have its world premiere at International Documentary Festival Amsterdam IDFA on November 22 2019! You can read and reserve your tickets from here They’ve been making music together for years, despite the disapproval…

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The Silhouettes, on the cutting table


One year of research, three years of shooting and eventually our baby grew older by entering into post-production phase. The Silhouettes, documentary by Afsaneh Salari is currently in hands of Giles Gardner, acclaimed British editor based in Paris. We look forward to finish our editing by the end of summer. Stay tuned for what comes…

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Qumra 2019 provides crucial support for international projects


Qumra is judged as the best initiative of its kind when compared to other international film festivals and filmmaking labs Doha, Qatar: 20 March 2019: Filmmakers from around the world presenting projects at Qumra 2019 praised it as a singular event for supporting their projects’ development. The fifth edition of Qumra brings together more than 150…

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The Silhouettes wins Sundance Institute production grant


Our documentary film The Silhouettes (watch out! It’s a working title) is lucky to be among the 23 recipients of Sundance Production grant. The film is directed by Afsaneh Salari and produced together with Afsaneh and Jewel Maranan from the Philippines. “These artists are hard at work on projects that capture the world as it…

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