Arya Tariverdi was born on March 27, 1984 in Teheran, the capital of Persia (Iran) as Arya Isatvastra Tariverdi. He is a director and producer, known for feature film Spaak (2017). He attended the London International Film School. His first film (60 min) was It's raining cats and dogs commissioned by the BBC. After his studies in London he moved to the Netherlands. In the years after he directed and produced several films, documentaries and Dutch TV programs.