“I’m searching for an identity, I am still looking for a place to land.” Burhan Qurbani @nytimes interview.
Burhan Qurbani is a young Afghan-German film director, writer and actor. His directing, writing and acting work include 'Shahada' nominated for the Golden Bear at the 60th Berlin International Film Festival, '20xBrandenburg', 'Illusion', and the beautiful 'We Are Young. We Are Strong' a drama film, a fictionalized account of the 1992 xenophobic Rostock-Lichtenhagen riots. It was the film shortlisted by Germany to be their submission for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film at the 88th Academy Awards and screened at over 50 festivals worldwide