Born 1972, Denmark. Graduated in documentary film direction at the National Film School of Denmark, 1997. Apart from working on productions at DR TV Children & Youth Department, Saif was engaged as a documentary film consultant at Zentropa. Directed the controversial, unpublicized »The Video Diary of Ricardo Lopez« (2000).
"Family" (2001), co-directed with Phie Ambo, won the Joris Ivens Award at IDFA Amsterdam.