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Hossein Jafarian was born in 1944 in Tehran. He graduated from University of Tehran's School of Dramatic Arts and began his career working for Iran's state-run television where he shot over 40 documentaries and TV shows before retiring early soon after the 1979 Islamic Revolution. He debuted in cinema in 1980, and his skills as a cinematographer ... See full bio »


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Darbareye Elly Cinematographer
The Salesman Cinematographer
The Wall Cinematographer
Hussein, Who Said No Cinematographer


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 2021 Golden Blood
 2020 Popular
 2017 Abba Jaan
 2017 Sara and Ayda
 2016 Final Exam
 2016 The Salesman (director of photography)
 2014 Che
 2013 No Where No Body (director of photography)
 2009 Heiran
 2008 The Wall
 2007 The Locksmith
 2007 Persian Carpet (Documentary) (segment "The Command of Aqa Seyyed Reza")
 2005 One Night
 2003 Crimson Gold
 2002 Senobar
 2001 Khakestari
 2000 Tales of an Island (segment "Baran-o-Bumi")
 1999 Two Women
 1998 The May Lady
 1992 Khosoof
 1992 The Statue
 1992 Nargess
 1990 The lost time
 1985 Tatooreh
 1975 Tarantula (Short)
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Alternate Names:

Hossain Jafarian

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