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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)
Show Show Editor (16 credits)
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)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (12 credits)

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Personal Quote:

I want you to put yourself in my shoes as a filmmaker who can't do anything else but make films, and doesn't want to do anything else. How much time do I have left? Do I have twenty years left to live? I cannot stay idle. I know this is what they want. They let me out of a small prison and released me to a much larger one.When I was in a small prison I knew there was nothing I could do there. ... See more »

Trivia:

Member of the Jury of Karlovy Vary International Film Festival in 2001, which also presented a retrospective of his films. See more »

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Cancer

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