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Rafi Pitts

Rafi Pitts belongs to the new wave of Iranian cinema. His films have attained acclaim and awards around the globe. Pitts' first feature, The Fifth Season (1997), premiered in the Venice Film Festival. His second, 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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Soy Nero
Soy Nero Writer
It's Winter
It's Winter Writer
The Hunter
The Hunter Writer
The Fifth Season


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 2016 Soy Nero (original story) / (screenplay)
 2010/I The Hunter (screenplay)
 2006 It's Winter
 2003 Cinéma, de notre temps (TV Series documentary) (screenplay - 1 episode)
- Abel Ferrara: Not Guilty (2003) ... (screenplay)
 2000 Sanam
 1994 Salandar (Short)
 1991 In Exile (Short)
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5' 10" (1.78 m)

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America is a vast country that is populated with immigrants, yet also gives a hard time to these immigrants. Other countries are doing the same, but I felt I was in neutral ground since I am not American, and I am not pinpointing a specific area or group of people. Prior to shooting, I spent 10 months in Los Angeles. I didn't want to get any information wrong. (...) When I saw that politicians ... See more »


Member of the 'Official Competition' jury at the 69th Locarno International Film Festival in 2016. See more »

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