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Rakhshan Bani-Etemad

Graduated in the field of film directing from The Faculty of Dramatic Arts and joined the Iranian TV in 1973 beginning her career as continuity girl and assistant director. Later on, she made a number of short documentaries and directed her first picture 'Kharej az Mahdudeh (1986)'. Her next films are 'Zard-e Ghanari (1988)', 'Pul-e Khareji (1989)... See full bio »

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Zir-e poost-e shahr
Ghesse-ha Director
Khoon bazi
Khoon bazi Director
Gilane Director


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 2015 All My Trees (Documentary)
 2014 Ghesse-ha
 2012 Kahrizak, chahar negah (Documentary)
 2009 We Are Half of Iran's Population (Documentary)
 2006 Khoon bazi
 2004 Gilane
 2002 Ruz-egar-e ma
 1999 Baran-O-Bumi (Short)
 1998 The May Lady
 1995 Akharin didar ba Iran Daftari (Documentary)
 1995 Rusari Abi
 1992 Nargess
 1989 Pul-e Khareji
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Judge in the Environmental Festival Tokyo, Japan(1998) See more »


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Has a son and a daughter. Her daughter Baran Kosari is an actress. See more »

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