Masud Akhond is our in-house director at Nordic Light Cinematography and he is also Film producer at Skolverket, Swedish National Agency for education.
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Masud Akhond has been passionate about film and media since childhood. After a Swedish university degree in data communications, he worked for 7 years as an IT Project Manager in telecommunications at Stockholm. After leaving this career, he returned to University for studies in film and digital production.
His first feature film “Pita” (the father) was nominated in 2012 for best film, best directing, best screenplay, and won the award for best editing, best music and best actor. He also won the Jury Prize from San Francisco International Film Festival in 2013 for the documentary Slave Queen.