• A Classroom

    “  With every drawing I made with a simple pen and paper, it became increasingly clear that one way or another what happened that day happened in a European micro-society. Like a doll-house with little chairs and tables in a much larger house in a neighbourhood consisting of a myriad of houses that ultimately make …

  • Den gode naboen (The Good Neighbour)

    2013  / 59 min / Canada, Norway/ Director: Astrid Schau-Larsen /Producer: Astrid Schau-Larsen,  Julie Strand Offerdal and  Samaré Gozal /Distribution: Sideways Film The Good Neighbour takes a look at the Norwegian oil company Statoil’s operations in the Canadian oil sands. Statoil, a major oil company with the Norwegian government as its majority owner, has in recent …

  • Refugium

    With the refugee waves of recent years our project REFUGIUM (2008) has never been more relevant as the ideas behind the project are timeless. By mixing photography, digital storytelling and graphic design, all show online, REFUGIUM aims to help change the way refugees and Norwegian born people see each other. To view the project go …

  • Promise Land

    2007/ 4 min / Director: Morvary Samaré Gozal / Photo and edit: Astrid Schau/ Financing: Esperanza /Format: 16:9 Promise Land is a short film on human trafficking across borders for the purpose of sexual exploitation. Commissioned by the Esperanza Contemporary Art Festival in Santander, Spain, Promise Land is a two-screen projection, which portrays a victim …