Bahman Kiarostami (Iran)

Bahman Kiarostami (born 1978) lives and works in Tehran, as a documentary film director, editor and cinematographer. He made his first documentary ‘Morteza Momayez: Father of Iranian Contemporary Graphic Design’ in 1996. Most of his documentaries focus on valuing and legitimizing processes in art, but also cover the visible yet obscured and unnoticed details which define Iran’s post revolutionary visual culture.


  • 2014 Monir
  • 2013 Kahrizak, Four Views
  • 2006 Re-enactment
  • 2005 Persian Garden
  • 2004 Pilgrimage
  • 2004 The Kamancheh Player
  • 2004 Two Bows
  • 2003 Infidels
  • 2002 I saw Shoosh
  • 2001 Tabaki
  • 2001 The Light
  • 1998 The Project
  • 1997 Journey to the Land of the Traveller
  • 1996 Morteza Momayez: Father of Iranian Contemporary Graphic Design

Doc Alliance Members

Doc Alliance is a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.