Afshin Forghani is an independent art critic who has published in Iranian magazines, “Scenes of Cinema” and “Cine-Eye”. He also has made a number of award-winning short films and was the first assistant director on many Iranian TV series and films (including works by Asghar Farhadi and Behnam Behzadi). He is the co-founder of a Persian art critic group called “Hanar Andishi” in Sydney and runs film discussion sessions in “Azadi Movie and Cultural Club” while undertaking his main job as a General Practitioner.