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Rafi Pitts

Rafi Pitts' films have attained acclaim and awards around the globe. His first feature, The Fifth Season (1997), was the first Franco-Iranian co-production since the Iranian Revolution in 1979, and premiered in Venice. Sanam (2000) was hailed by French critics as the Iranian The 400 Blows (1959). In 2003, Pitts presented his controversial feature ... See full bio »


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 2010/I The Hunter
 2006 It's Winter
 2003 Abel Ferrara Not Guilty (Documentary)
 2003 Cinéma, de notre temps (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2000 Sanam
 1994 Salandar (Short)
 1991 In Exile (Short)
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5' 10" (1.78 m)

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Dealing with censorship has become our art, how to say something, with certain rules. See more »


Member of the jury at the Berlin International Film Festival 2009 for first features. See more »

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