Fenar Ahmad

(1981 – )

Born 1981, Czechoslovakia. Fenar Ahmad came to Denmark in 1986 as an Iraqi refugee. Graduated from the alternative Danish film school Super16 in 2010.

At Super16 he directed the short film 'Megaheavy' (2009), which was selected for the Berlinale and screened at a large number of festivals. The film was honoured with a Danish Robert award for best short fiction.

'Flow' (2014), Ahmad's debut as feature film director, premiered at CPH PIX and screened at London Film Festival. The revenge drama 'Darkland' (2017) marked his second feature. 'Valhalla' (2019) is his third feature film.

Ahmad has also directed a few documentary films and music videos.
Title Year Function Category
Darkland: The Return 2023 Direction, Screenplay DK/Feature
Valhalla 2019 Direction, Screenplay DK/Feature
Det sorte kapitel 2019 Appearance DK/Documentary
Darkland 2017 Direction, Screenplay DK/Feature
Flow 2014 Direction, Casting DK/Feature
Thorshammer 2010 Direction, Script DK/Short fiction
The Perfect Muslim 2009 Direction DK/Documentary
Megaheavy 2009 Direction, Script, Stills DK/Short fiction
Travelling Circus 2009 Direction DK/Documentary
Climaniacs 2009 Direction Anthology
Mesopotamia 2008 Direction, Script DK/Short fiction
Nice To Meet You 2007 Direction DK/Documentary
Paragraf 15 2007 Assistant director DK/Short fiction