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GIFFONI FILM FESTIVAL 2018 - 20.28 july

Sections & Films


Category: Edition 2018

Zahra from Afghanistan, an asylum seeker in Norway. Zahra has a dream she wants to realize, and this turns out to be difficult for her - but Zahra is a fighter.

Original Title SYKKELFUGL
Category Official Competition
Section Elements +10
Tipology Short Film
Duration 15'
Production Year 2018
Nationality Norway
Directed by Odveig Klyve, Kari Klyve-Skaug
Screenplay Odveig Klyve
Director of photography Nils Petter Devold Midtun
Editor Kari Klyve-Skaug
Production Design Ann Kristin Bjørge
Costume Design Sham Jaff
Music Olav Øyehaug
Main cast Lanika Batool Ali
Jawahar Worozghani
Sneha Worozghani
Rizwana Raza
Ahsan Raza
Pål Espen Mulder Kilstad
Produced by Audun Skaug

 registi Kari Klyve Skaug e Odveig KlyveKARI KLYVE-SKAUG
Kari Klyve-Skaug is a Norwegian filmmaker. She has made documentaries and shortfilms selected for several international festivals in Europe, USA and India, and for TV. Her video work has been selected for the National Art Exhibition, Norway and for Les Rencontres Internationales, Paris.

Odveig Klyve was born in 1954; she studied film and media, and has attended various directing courses as well as the Academy of Creative Writing in Bergen. She has also studied social subjects at Stavanger University College. Klyve is both a director and an author, and has directed several short films - including TRE MIL OVER GANGEN (THREE MILES ACROSS THE HALL, 1978), PAPER GLIDER (1995), DISTANCE (1997) and SEVEN SONGS OF BECOMING (2006) - in addition to publishing 19 books (poems, short stories, children's books), and being published in several anthologies. Several of her poems have even been published on the sides of busses and trams, and on the walls of subway-stations in Oslo. Her films have been screened at numerous festivals across the globe, and her books and poems have been translated to several languages.


festival contact
Norwegian Film Institute
Toril Simonsen
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