Josef Fares (born 19 September 1977) is a Crystal-Simorgh winning Swedish-Assyrian film director. His brother is the actor Fares Fares, who has appeared in many of his films. Josef Fares moved to Sweden when he was 10 years old and lives in Örebro, Örebro län. Variety declared him one of ten upcoming directors to watch in 2006. The same year he won the Nordic Council Film Prize for his film Zozo. He also played the character of "Josef" in his feature film Leo, which was selected for the Focus section in the 58th Edition of the Berlin International Film Festival in 2008.

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  • Josef Fares (* 19. September 1977 in Beirut) ist ein libanesisch-schwedischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor, assyrisch/aramäischer Abstammung. Sein Bruder Fares Fares ist Schauspieler. Sein Vater Jan Fares ist ebenfalls als Schauspieler tätig. Josef Fares kam als Zehnjähriger mit seiner Familie, die sich in Örebro niederließ, nach Schweden. Fares besuchte dort das Gymnasium und studierte danach an der schwedischen Theater- und Filmhochschule Dramatiska Institutet. Sowohl in seiner Abschlussarbeit, dem Kurzfilm Kom då, und seinen beiden erfolgreichen Komödien Jalla! Jalla! und Kops thematisiert er das komplizierte Verhältnis junger Männer zur traditionellen Geschlechterrolle, indem er „weiche Männer“ in ein traditionell männliches „hartes“ Milieu stellt. (de)
  • Josef Fares (Beyrouth, 19 septembre 1977) est un réalisateur et scénariste libano-suédois d'origine assyrienne/araméenne. (fr)
  • Josef Fares (born 19 September 1977) is a Crystal-Simorgh winning Swedish-Assyrian film director. His brother is the actor Fares Fares, who has appeared in many of his films. Josef Fares moved to Sweden when he was 10 years old and lives in Örebro, Örebro län. Variety declared him one of ten upcoming directors to watch in 2006. The same year he won the Nordic Council Film Prize for his film Zozo. He also played the character of "Josef" in his feature film Leo, which was selected for the Focus section in the 58th Edition of the Berlin International Film Festival in 2008. In 2013, he directed his first video game, Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons. The game was well received by critics, with the focus being about the interaction between two brothers and their journey to save their father. (en)
  • Josef Fares (Beirute, 19 de Setembro de 1977) é um cineasta libanês-assírio radicano na Suécia desde os dez anos de idade. (pt)
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  • Fares in Stockholm in May 2010
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  • Lebanese-Swedish film director and screenwriter (en)
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  • Josef Fares (Beyrouth, 19 septembre 1977) est un réalisateur et scénariste libano-suédois d'origine assyrienne/araméenne. (fr)
  • Josef Fares (Beirute, 19 de Setembro de 1977) é um cineasta libanês-assírio radicano na Suécia desde os dez anos de idade. (pt)
  • Josef Fares (born 19 September 1977) is a Crystal-Simorgh winning Swedish-Assyrian film director. His brother is the actor Fares Fares, who has appeared in many of his films. Josef Fares moved to Sweden when he was 10 years old and lives in Örebro, Örebro län. Variety declared him one of ten upcoming directors to watch in 2006. The same year he won the Nordic Council Film Prize for his film Zozo. He also played the character of "Josef" in his feature film Leo, which was selected for the Focus section in the 58th Edition of the Berlin International Film Festival in 2008. (en)
  • Josef Fares (* 19. September 1977 in Beirut) ist ein libanesisch-schwedischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor, assyrisch/aramäischer Abstammung. Sein Bruder Fares Fares ist Schauspieler. Sein Vater Jan Fares ist ebenfalls als Schauspieler tätig. Josef Fares kam als Zehnjähriger mit seiner Familie, die sich in Örebro niederließ, nach Schweden. Fares besuchte dort das Gymnasium und studierte danach an der schwedischen Theater- und Filmhochschule Dramatiska Institutet. (de)
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  • Josef Fares (fr)
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