Born in Iran in 1978, Mehdi Ganji is a 2002 filmmaking graduate from the Tehran University of Art. Having specialised in imagery, he started working as a cameraman and film editor in fiction films and in documentaries, working with various Iranian channels. Medhi Ganji has done extensive research on one-man-made films, a work method he teaches to youths and to filmmakers from Iran. According to him, this kind of documentary allows one to earn the audience’s trust.
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