Houchang Allahyari was born in Tehran, Iran and moved to Vienna as a young man because of his fascination for film and theatre. His interest in psychology also made him study psychology. He works as a psychiatrist in Vienna and also as a filmmaker. His Cooperation with big Austrian Production Companies made his films screened at various International Film Festivals and made him win several prices.
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