Saman Mustefa

NEWS 2020
CTC welcomes Saman Mustafa! Saman is a Kurdish actor speaking Kurdish as native speaker and Arabic and English fluently. Recently he was honored with the best supporting actor award at the Festival Brasil de Cinema International 2020 for his performance in THE HEAVY BURDEN which also won best short film.

PROFILE

Playing range24-32
Height183 cm
EyesDark Brown
HairBrown/Black
LanguagesKurdish (mother tongue), English & Arabic (fluent)
DanceKurdish Folk
InstrumentsGuitar & Saz (Baglama) (intermediate)
SportFootball, Basketball, Vollyball, Swimming, Cycling (very good)
LicenseDriver’s licence car
Special SkillsDrawing (good), Driving (very well), award-winning director of short films.

EDUCATION

2014-2016 Institute of Dohuk - College for Engineering
Since 2015 apprenticeship with several well known Kurdish filmmakers

FILM (Selection)

YearTitleRoleDirectorProduction
2020SinjarIsis MemberAnna BofarullKaBoGa Production
2020Rain BridePeshmerga FighterHussein Hassan AliMitos Film
2019Wesyet - shortShop OwnerKamiran BetasiZM Productions
2018Bare Giran/Heavy Burden - shortSalih Yilmaz OzdilMardin University Won Best Supporting Actor at Festival Brasil De Cinema Internacional 2020. Won Best Short at 20th Festival International de Cine de Lebu (Oscar qualifying)
2017XirxisSaman LeadSarkaut MustefaZM productions

Short Films (As Director)

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TV (Selection)

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