Houchang Allahyari (Austria)

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.

"Pasolini inszeniert seinen Tod" 1985

"Borderline" 1989
"Fleischwolf" 1990

"I Love Vienna" 1991
"Höhenangst" 1994
"Black Flamingos - Sie lieben euch zu Tode"
"Ene-Mene-Mu - und tot bist du" 1999
"Geboren in Absurdistan" 1999

"Rocco" 2002
"Rumi - Poesie des Islam" 2007
"Die verrückte Welt der Ute Bock" 2010

Doc Alliance Members

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