Shamim Sarif is an award-winning novelist, screenwriter, film director and is co-director of London based Enlightenment Productions who have produced the film adaptations of Shamim’s novels, I Can’t Think StraightThe World Unseen and Despite the Falling Snow, along with a powerful documentary The House of Tomorrow.

A British-born novelist of South Asian and South African heritage, Shamim Sarif also adapted and directed the films of all three of her novels including, most recently, Despite the Falling Snow.

An accomplished speaker, Shamim has spoken at TED events worldwide, at the INK Conference in India and DLD in Munich; Corporate speaking events have included Deloitte, Goldman Sachs, Citibank and Disney.


Rigid Silence (2020)

External Links

Shamim Sarif website

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