On Suffocation

A love story with an ending against the regime

What happens when the system becomes more important than human life? On Suffocation is a story without dialogue. About the systems people subordinate themselves to, about hierarchies of life and death.


A co-production involving Anagram, Film i Skåne and Swedish Television.

Production company: Anagram Sverige AB
Production year: 2013
Producer(s): China Åhlander
Director: Jenifer Malmqvist
Writer: Jenifer Malmqvist
Cast: Ali Dawoud, Kurdi Kara, Poyan Karimi, Zana Penjweni, Peshang Rad och Ako Raul
Cinematographer: Ita Zbroniec Zajt
Editor: Petra Ahlin