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Åsa Sandzén

Sweden / Website


Åsa Sandzén has worked with films, images and text since 2002, when she graduated at the London College of Printing with a MA in interactive media. Her first animation, Dildoman (2009) has been screened on film festivals world wide and her latest film, an animated documentary, Still Born, (2014) won the Swedish Film Academy Award, Guldbaggen, for best short, the Golden Dove for best animation at DOK Leipzig and Best Swedish film 2014 at Uppsala Short Film Festival. Together with Mario Adamson, Åsa has also launched Miman Art, an Augmented Reality application that exhibits public art outdoors.

Åsa has also written five easy reading books in Swedish for LL-förlaget och Hegas förlag. She has also written script for short films, such as Zorn Moving (2014).


Still Born

Still Born (Orig.) / 2014 / Sweden / 9 min

A pregnant soon-to-be mother is forced to choose whether her beloved child should try to live or not with a cardiac malformation. Feelings of anger, powerlessness and immense grief overwhelm her.





“My work has two strands: the first one deals with direct political images of violence, aggression and protest, mostly in Israeli-Palestinian context. It’s critique of news media, researching the complex, both realistic and surrealistic aspects of these images. The second strand of videos is more abstract and universal, dealing with cognitive, environmental and existential issues,” says the director about his works.

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- 16.1.2017 -

Charter 77

Charter 77

We commemorate the 40th anniversary of the founding of Charter 77 by presenting documentary profiles of the signatories to this important initiative of anti-communist resistance. Learn more about the context of this historical event by means of an authentic film experience.

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- 10.1.2017 -

Merry and Cinematic Christmas from DAFilms!

Merry and Cinematic Christmas from DAFilms!

A bonus subscription to DAFilms.com is a present you will never get tired of thanks to its diversity. You can get it for your close ones or just for yourself.

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- 14.12.2016 -

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