14 Oct 2016

The Best – And Worst Iranian Filmmakers (Personal List)

The Best – And Worst filmmakers in entire history of Iranian cinema in my view:
The Best (Formally challenging, contemplative and utterly sensory cinema) in no particular order:

  • 1_Abbas Kiarostami
  • 2_Sohrab Shahid-Saless
  • 3_Parviz Kimiavi
  • 4_Kamran Shirdel
  • 5_Fereydoun Rahnema

Special mention Forough Farrokhzad + Nasib Nasibi

The Worst (Sentimental soap opera designed for the silver screen with zero understanding of cinema and its potentials) in no particular order:

  • 1_Masoud Kimiai
  • 2_Asghar Farhadi
  • 3_Ebrahim Hatamikia
  • 4_Majid Majidi
  • 5_Hamid Nematollah

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Rouzbeh Rashidi