Filmmaker and curator, based in Tehran. He won the Grand Prize at ‘Cinema Verité – Iran International Film Festival‘, for his documentary Final Fitting in 2009. The following year, he received the Grand Prize and Best Documentary Prize from ‘Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival‘, for his film All Restrictions End. This documentary was shown at more than twenty film festivals, including IDFA and Berlinale. In 2013 Reza Haeri was the guest-editor of The Dialogue Quarterly (Goftogu), on the topic Cinema and History. He founded ‘Tehran Cine Club‘ during 2005 - 2009 and ‘Tehran Documentary Forum‘ in 2014. He was also participating as a guest writer for the dOCUMENTA (13). In September 2015 Reza Haeri curated a Retrospective of Harun Farocki in Tehran.
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