Alexandria Bombach Biography Alexandria Bombach is an award-winning documentary filmmaker from Santa Fe, New Mexico. Focusing on character-driven stories, Alexandria’s work challenges perceptions of cultures, issues, and ideas that usually have limited or sensationalized coverage in mainstream media. Her feature-length documentary "Frame by Frame" had it’s world premiere
Saeed Sourati Biography Based in Australia, Saeed Sourati was born in 1979 in Tehran. Saeed was exposed to the cinema from Youth Cinema Society since 1999 and furthered his career at the Art Centre (Hoze Honari) as a cinematographer of documentary films and director assistant of drama movies.
Bita Beigi Biography Bita Beigi, born in 1987 in Tehran. She studied film directing, and started her career with acting in a supporting role in the movie ‘At the End of the Eighth Avenue’ directed by Alireza Amini. In 2007 she had a role in ‘Not Much Time
Nora Niasari Biography Born in Iran, Nora is a writer and director based in Melbourne. In 2010, she obtained a Bachelor Degree in Architecture from Sydney’s University of Technology where she started making short films. She recently completed the Masters in Film and Television at the Victorian College
Amin Palangi Biography Amin Palangi is an Iranian-Australian filmmaker, founder of Palangi Productions, director of Persian International film festival in Australia and the Convergent Media Lecturer at the Western Sydney University. He holds a PhD in film studies from Australian National University, MA in script writing from Australian Film
Alireza Amini Biography Born in 1970 in Tehran, Amini is a graduate of stage directing. He has made more than 20 short and documentary films and he was assistant director to Bahman Ghobadi’s "A Time for the Drunken Horses." His debut feature film, “Letters of the Wind” (2002)