Shahram Alidi

Shahram Alidi was born on 11th December, 1971 in Sanandaj,  Iranian Kurdistan. He is an Iranian film director, screenwriter, and film producer.
He is also a painter, illustrator, and graphic designer. Alidi is part of that generation of filmmakers known as the ‘Iranian New Wave’. Such filmmakers share many techniques, including the use of poetic dialogue and allegorical story lines.
Alidi’s 2009 first feature, ‘Whisper with the Wind’, was selected for the Critics’ Week section at the Cannes International Film Festival where it won several awards. It went on to win many others at following international festivals.

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Saman Salour

Saman Salour was born in Boroujerd, Iran in 1976 and graduated in Film Direction from the Soureh Cinema School in Tehran. He started his career as a filmmaker by making films at the Iranian Young Cinema Society.
He has been the assistant director and programmer of three long features and made a number of shorts and documentaries for TV.
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