Burberry, Sony Music, Dazed Digital, Charlotte Tilbury, Charles Jeffrey LOVERBOY, ISAMAYA,
Cou Cou Intimates, SHOWStudio x UOW, WeTransfer
AWARDS x HONOURS
2023 Promonews top 25 Best New Directors
2022 BFI Academy (British Film Institue) SCENE Speaker
2022 London Fashion Film Festival Nominee
2021 Letterboxd Highest Rated Live-Action Short
2020 HP 'Power Your Breakthrough' - Best Director
2020 (TIFF) Tatsuno - Best Experimental Film
Based in London, Sayna Fardaraghi is an award-winning British-Persian filmmaker creating short films, music videos and fashion films. Though her work is quite diverse, she focuses mainly on the themes of nostalgia, ephemera, and trinkets of everyday life that are often overlooked.
Her most recent narrative 'Waiting ' has won the Intel/Movidiam award for Best Director and best experimental student film at TIFF (Tatsuno), whilst grabbing the attention of renowned filmmakers such as Barry Jenkins and Nicholas Britell. Alongside having her debut on Mubi, she has been in talks with the BFI (British Film Institute) SCENE program, giving tips to young people looking to get into the world of film. Her most recent fashion film was also featured on Vogue.
Having made work for Sony Music, Dazed Digital, Burberry & Charlotte Tilbury, she is always searching for new ways to express her creativity and imagination in out-of-the-box manners. With some of her work screening across the globe from Piccadilly Circus to Times Square. Alongside her professional works, she maintains an online presence where many of her works have gone viral, having her generate 15M+views across platforms.
You can send her a love letter or inquiries here: (she doesn't bite!)
For Commercial and Music Video inquiries:
....pssst. it's pronounced sigh·nah fard·ara·ghee
Selected PRESS x PUBLICATIONS
Movidiam - The Creative Kids - FilmDaze
ArteLove - SHOTS - Sunstroke Magazine - 1