Category Archives: Awards

New year, new website!

Just launched is the all-new website of Nicklas:  nicklaskarpaty.com There will be no further updates here as from now so please visit  the new URL for updated films and links! Thanks /Nicklas  


COMING UP: All-new website: nicklaskarpaty.com

Putting the last effort into the launch of the all-new website of Nicklas:  nicklaskarpaty.com Beta testing so bare with us if it´s a bit slow Hope to see you there soon!


Thank you for a creative 2014….

… so far Still a few shoots before the year ends but I would like to send a special greeting to this years clients and the friends at; Vingaland Film;  whom I shot several commercials with (IKEA & Volvo),  Tre Vänner, Drama … Continue reading


Winner at Murmansk Film Festival

IN “SHORT FICTION FILM” CATEGORY The winner is “Amer’s Love” (Svalafilm, Filmpool Nord, Sweden) Director – Valentina Svensson Cinematographer – Nicklas Karpaty, fsf Sound producer – Christoffer Demby Editor – Kersti Grunditz & Valentina Svensson Grading – Tom Brennan/The Flock


Best Documentary award in San Francisco

Documentary The Documentary The Man Behind the Throne about Michael Jacksons Choreographer, Vincent Paterson just won the Best Documentary award at the San Francisco Dance Film Festival 2014. Nicklas was the Cinematographer on the film that was directed by Kersti … Continue reading


Rerun of “The Queen and I” on Swedish Television

The acclaimed full-length Documentary about former Iranian Queen, Farah Diba was screened again on SVT and is currently available on SVTPlay for a limited time. Nicklas was the DoP on the film that was directed by Nahid Persson Sarvestani. http://www.svtplay.se/video/1363233/drottningen-och-jag


In Competition in L.A

L.A Film Fest >> Thirty years after narrowly escaping Iran and impending imprisonment during The 1979 revolution, filmmaker and activist Nahid Persson Sarvestani sets out to find the friends she left behind. Through the harrowing stories of the women who … Continue reading


Best Documentary Award…

…was awarded to “The man behind the Throne” at the annual Dance Camera West Film Festival in L.A. Director Kersti Grunditz and Choreographer Vincent Paterson attended the Festival that was held in L.A this month. The film received the “Best Documentary” … Continue reading


Award at the Tempo Doc Festival

The Documentary “My Stolen Revolution” by Nahid Persson Sarvestani won the Honorary Tempo Documentary Award at the Tempo Documentary Festival this weekend. The film was partly shot by Nicklas. Cinema premiere later this year. Also screening at the Festival was the … Continue reading


Swedish Emmy to “The Queen and I”

“Kristallen”,  the Swedish TV industry Award, was distributed last week. This year’s winners in the class documentary film was “The Queen and I” by Nahid Persson Sarvestani and shot by Nicklas. The film about Farah Diba has won several international prizes.


“The Queen and I” won the Rockies Award

The documentary “Queen and I” was awarded on Tuesday evening a Rockies Award in the non-fiction class at Banff World Television Festival in Canada, North America’s largest TV festival. The documentary was shown in SVT2 January 3 this year and … Continue reading


“The Queen and I” Receives SIGNIS Prize at Prix Italia 2009

Torino, September 25, 2009 (SIGNIS) – At the 2009 television festival Prix Italia, held this year in Torino, the SIGNIS Jury awrded its main Prize to the TV film The Queen and I directed by Nahid Persson Sarvestani (BBC, UK). “ … Continue reading


“The Queen and I” in competition at Sundance Filmfestival

The documentary film about former Queen of Iran, Farah Dibah and filmmaker Nahid Persson Sarvestani is in competition at the Sundance Film Festival, nominated for the Grand Jury Prize