Cameron Alyasin (Sweden)

Cameron Alyasin is a writer/director who lives in Stockholm. His debut short film, Never an Absolution, was awarded the Crystal Bear for Best Short Film at the 2006 Berlin International Film Festival, the Young Jury Award for Best Short Film at the 2006 Brest European Short Film Festival, and the Youth Jury Award for Best International Short Film at the 2005 Odense International Film Festival. Cameron’s other work includes Zapatos nuevos, a film made for Swedish Television, and Closure, which debuted at the Palm Springs Film Festival. Cameron is currently developing The Fortune, his first feature film.

The Fortune — After losing all of their pension savings in the financial crisis, a couple of seniors living in a home for elderly people decide to rob the financial institution responsible for their misery.