Kianoush Ayari

Director, Writer

Kianoush Ayari is a director and screenwriter who was born in 1951 in Ahvaz, Iran. He began his career as film critic, editor and screenwriter. In 1970 he joined the Ahvaz Free Cinema Group and has won Silver Leopard from Locarno International Film Festival in 1994 and two Crystal Simorgh for Best director from Fajr Film Festival.

FILMOGRAPHY

1979  Taze-nafas-ha 
1985  Tanooreyeh Div 
1986  The Spirit of Scorpion 
1988  The Grand Day 
1990  Beyond the Fire 
1991  Two Halves of an Apple
1993  The Abadanis 
1995  Cow’s Horn 
1998  To Be or Not to Be 
2002  Iranian Spread
2004  Wake up, Arezoo! 
2012  The Paternal House 
2016  Canape

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