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691 Ratings

House of Sand and Fog

Directed by Vadim Perelman
United States, 2003


Kathy, an emotionally broken woman, suddenly finds herself homeless after her house is wrongly repossessed and auctioned. Soon, Behrani, a proud Iranian immigrant, and his family move into the house only to find themselves harassed by Kathy as she attempts to reclaim her former home.

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House of Sand and Fog Directed by Vadim Perelman

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2004 | 3 nominations including: Best Actor in a Leading Role

Independent Spirit Awards

2004 | Winner: Best Supporting Female

2004 | 2 nominations including: Best First Feature

National Board of Review

2003 | 2 wins including: Outstanding Directorial Debut

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