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​LONGING has been screened in over THREE continents. 

Thats THIRTEEN national and international film festivals!




​​Sophia Pictures was created in 2011. It specializes in developing and producing short film projects. Zoe Sailsman-Asghar is the director of this company and has written and directed a number of short films.

Zoe Sailsman-Asghar (Writer/Director/Producer)

Zoe carries years of experience working within development, production and distribution in the TV and film industry. She has worked at multi-award winning film companies such as Pathe (The Queen, Slumdog Millionaire), DJ Films (Adulthood, Kidulthood, The Iron Lady), Gunslinger (Shank, Anuvahood) and Open Mike Productions (Alan Carr Chatty Man).

In 2011 Zoe was awarded two seperate busaries from Diversity in Visual Arts and Ravenbourne. Through this financial support she was able to complete a development and production fellowship with Sprout Pictures (Stephen Fry's production company) as well as Gunslinger.

Zoe is also developing a horror/thriller feature film project.