World Cinema Amsterdam | Internationaal filmfestival | 18 – 27 Augustus 2016

Massoud Bakhshi*

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Massoud BAKHSHI (1972, Tehran, Iran) received his high school diploma in photography and cinema (1990) and became Bachelor of Science in Agriculture Engineering in 1995. He later studied filmmaking in Italy (1999) and Cultural Financement Formation in France (2005). He worked as a film critic, screenwriter and producer from 1990 to 1998. After that he made ten documentaries and short films, and a 3-documentary series, which won national and international prizes. His feature 35 mm documentary film TEHRAN HAS NO MORE POMEGRANATES was selected in more than thirty international festivals, and also won many prizes.
FILMOGRAPHY FEATURES
2012 A Respectable Family (Yek khanvadh-e mohtaram)
FILMOGRAPHY SHORTS
2010 Our Persian Rug
2008 Bagh Dad Bar Ber
2007 Tehran Has No More Pomegranates!
2004 Lost Windows
2003 Praying for the Rain
2001 When Behrang Meets Ayoumi
1999 Identification of a Woman
1999 Cine citta

Biography
Massoud Bakhshi (1972, Tehran, Iran) received his high school diploma in photography and cinema (1990) and became Bachelor of Science in Agriculture Engineering in 1995. He later studied filmmaking in Italy (1999) and Cultural Financement Formation in France (2005). He worked as a film critic, screenwriter and producer from 1990 to 1998. After that he made ten documentaries and short films, and a 3-documentary series, which won national and international prizes. His feature 35 mm documentary filmTehran Has No More Pomegranates!was selected in more than thirty international festivals, and also won many prizes.

Filmography

Features
2012 A Respectable Family (Yek khanvadh-e mohtaram)
2007 Tehran Has No More Pomegranates!

Shorts
2010 Our Persian Rug
2008 Bagh Dad Bar Ber
2004 Lost Windows
2003 Praying for the Rain
2001 When Behrang Meets Ayoumi
1999 Identification of a Woman
1999 Cine citta