What Will People Say Norway, Germany, Sweden 2017 | 106 min | OV with german s.t. | Colour | FF 2017
Iram HaqIRAM HAQ (*1976) is a Pakistani-Norwegian actor, screenplay writer and director. Her first feature film I Am Yours (2013) was the Norwegian candidate for the foreign-language Oscar® and won numerous awards.
nominated for Art Cinema Award
rated for 0 + years16-year old Nisha leads a double life in Oslo. For her strict Pakistani parents, she is the perfect daughter. Then, when she goes out with her friends, she is a normal Norwegian teenager. When Nisha's father catches her with a boy, her life changes drastically: she is sent to relatives in Islamabad and suddenly finds herself in a completely alien culture. Nisha is now in an arbitrary world without freedom and has to watch as her previous life gradually disappears. What Will People Say is a gripping drama about trying to defend against the loss of one's own identity.
Orig. Title: Hva Vil Folk Si
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: Norwegian, Urdu
Section: Free Port
Tags: Islamic Culture, Racism & Discrimination, Politics & Power, Family & Relationship, Migration & Origin, Romanticism & Love, Human Rights, Female Directors
Director: Iram Haq
Screenplay: Iram Haq
Cast: Maria Mozhdah, Adil Hussain, Ekavali Khanna, Rohit Saraf, Ali Arfan, Sheeba Chaddha, Lalit Parimoo, Jannat Zubair Rehmani, Isak Lie Harr, Nokokure Dahl
Producer: Maria Ekerhovd; Karsten Stöter; Lizette Jonjic; Madeleine Ekman; Tomas Eskilsson; Katarina Krave
Sprachfassung: OV with german s.t.
Music: Martin Pedersen, Lorenz Dangel
Camera: Nadim Carlsen
Set Designer: Ann Kristin Talleraas, Vintee Bansal
Cutter: Janus Billeskov Jansen, Anne Østerud
German Distributor: Pandora Filmverleih
World Sales: Beta Cinema
Production: MER Film; Rohfilm Factory; Zentropa Sweden
contact: Karsten Stöter, Rohfilm Factory: firstname.lastname@example.org