Down 20,957 this week

Forugh Farrokhzad (1935–1967)

Farugh Farrokhzad was primarily a poet. Indeed, she is regarded as one of the most important poets of the twentieth century in Iran, which has a millennium of poetic tradition behind it. Although she only made one film, the 22 minute so-called documentary "The House is Black", this work is generally seen as the crucial precursor of the Iranian New ... See full bio »


(age 32) in Tehran, Iran

Lizzy Caplan Shares an Awkward "Masters of Sex" Story

Lizzy Caplan rolls our signature dice to reveal stories from her past.

Watch now

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 26 people
created 15 Apr 2015
a list of 34 people
created 23 Mar 2016
a list of 42 people
created 09 Feb 2017
a list of 99 people
created 04 Oct 2011
a list of 29 people
created 24 Dec 2015

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Forugh Farrokhzad's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

A Fire Editor
Courtship (segment Iran)


Hide Hide Show Show Editor (2 credits)
 1963 The House Is Black (Documentary short)
 1961 A Fire (Documentary short)
Hide Hide Show Show Director (1 credit)
 1963 The House Is Black (Documentary short)
Hide Hide Show Show Actress (1 credit)
 1965 Brick and Mirror
Woman in taxi (uncredited)
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (1 credit)
 1963 The House Is Black (Documentary short) (writer)
 1961 Courtship (Documentary) (assistant director - segment "Iran")
Hide Hide Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
 2012 The Debridement of Rome (Short) (acknowledgment)
Hide Hide Show Show Self (3 credits)
 2007 Tehran Has No More Pomegrenates! (Documentary)
 1963 The House Is Black (Documentary short)
Narrator (uncredited)
 1961 Courtship (Documentary) (segment Iran)
Hide Hide Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)
 2008 Moon Sun Flower Game: A True Fairytale (Documentary)
Herself (as Forough Farrokhzad)
 2004 Summit of the Wave (Documentary short)

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Forough Farrokhzad

Did You Know?


Her brother Fereydoun Farrokhzad was a showman who was killed in his apartment in Germany. See more »

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial

Recently Viewed