Samanou A. Sahlstrøm

2007 Papa (short)
2011 Les Amours perdues (short)
2015 I dine hænder/In Your Arms

Α French director and screenwriter living in Denmark. He graduated from the National Film School of Denmark in 2011. His graduation film was Les Amours perdues. In Your Arms is his first feature.

Open Horizons

In Your Arms / Samanou A. Sahlstrøm

Maria is a young and caring nurse who lives an isolated life in Copenhagen, with a longing for freedom and emotional redemption. Niels is a patient suffering from an incurable illness, who wants to travel to Switzerland to commit assisted suicide. Together they embark on an intense journey that will bring them closer to each other but also closer to their dreams about life, death and whatever is in between.

Director:Samanou A. Sahlstrøm
Script:Samanou A. Sahlstrøm
Cinematography:Brian Curt Pedersen
Editing:Theis Schmidt
Sound:Oskar Skriver
Music:August Rosenbarum
With:Lisa Carlehed (Maria), Peter Plaugborg (Niels), Kirsten Olesen (mother), Gustav Giese (brother)
World Sales:ANT!PODE Sales & Distribution, Russia Τ. +7 499 978 7314, +7 916 604 5884
Production Design:Charlotte Bech
Producer:Sara Namer
Production:Meta Film, Denmark
Production Country:Denmark-Germany
Format:DCP Color
Production Year:2015
Creative Producer: Lars Von Trier
Dragon Award for Best Nordic Film, FIPRESCI Award –
Göteborg IFF 2015, Sweden
White Iris Award for Best First Film– Brussels IFF 2015, Belgium
Screening Schedule
FRIDA LIAPPA:Friday, November 06, 2015 - 18:00 | ID:045
PAVLOS ZANNAS:Saturday, November 07, 2015 - 17:00 | ID:125
PAVLOS ZANNAS:Sunday, November 15, 2015 - 22:00 | ID:927