Anna Fahr

Anna Fahr

Year

2017

Program

Cineplex Entertainment Film Program

Biography

Anna Fahr is an award-winning Iranian-Canadian filmmaker based in Ottawa and Beirut. Her 2014 dramatic short, Transit Game, screened in more than 50 international festivals and won awards in Berlin, Florence and San Francisco. She is an alumna of the Toronto International Film Festival’s Talent Lab, Tribeca Film Festival’s All Access Lab and Reel World Film Festival’s Indie Film Lounge.Fahr recently completed her MFA in Screenwriting and Film Studies at Hollins University in the United States, and is currently in development on several feature-length scripts that explore questions of exile, migration and refugee experiences.