Born 1972 in Iran, lives in Vienna since 1982. Writer, director & producer. Studied Film and the Arts. Founded the film production company “Golden Girls Filmproduktion” in 1997. His films “The Souvenirs of Mr. X”, “Exile Family Movie”, “Mississsippi” & “For a moment, freedom” have won more than 50 international awards. “For a moment, freedom”, was the Austrian candidate for the Academy Awards 2010.
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