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Jafar Panahi


Jafar Panahi (Born 11 July 1960) is an Iranian film director, screenwriter, and film editor, commonly identified with the Iranian New Wave film movement. After several years of making short films and working as an assistant director for fellow Iranian film-maker Abbas Kiarostami, Panahi achieved international recognition with his feature film ... See full bio »

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Known For

Taxi
Taxi Director
(2015)
Offside
Offside Director
(2006)
Dayereh
Dayereh Director
(2000)
Ayneh
Ayneh Director
(1997)

Filmography

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 2016 Où en êtes-vous Jafar Panahi? (Documentary short)
 2015/III Taxi
 2013 Pardé
 2011 In film nist (Documentary)
 2010 The Accordion (Short)
 2007 Untying the Knot (Short)
 2006/I Offside
 2003 Talaye sorkh
 2000 Dayereh
 1997 Ardekoul (Documentary short)
 1997 Ayneh
 1992 Akharin emtehan (Short)
 1992 Doust (Short)
 1991 Kish (Documentary)
 1988 Yarali bashlar (Documentary short)
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Show Show Writer (9 credits)
Show Show Producer (7 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (2 credits)
Show Show Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (2 credits)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
Show Show Production designer (1 credit)
Show Show Sound department (1 credit)
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Show Show Self (12 credits)

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[observation, 2014] I'm really optimistic about the future of Iranian cinema because of all these young and talented filmmakers...What makes me hopeful is this pool of young filmmakers can use all-digital cameras to make their own movies. There was a time when the government had a monopoly on all the filmmaking equipment. But right now you don't have to go to the government to make your films. See more »

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His two films, Dayereh (2000) and Talaye sorkh (2003) were banned by the Islamic government of Iran. See more »

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