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Massoud Bakhshi

Massoud Bakhshi


Scriptwriter, Film Director


FrameWork Participant 2016
TFL Alumni Meeting Attendee 2015
FrameWork Participant 2010
Script&Pitch Participant 2009


Massoud Bakhshi was born and lives in Tehran. Between 1990 and 1998 he has worked as a film critic, scriptwriter and producer. He has made ten documentaries and one short film, which have received many prizes. His first feature film, A RESPECTABLE FAMILY, was selected for the Directors’ Fortnight at Cannes Film Festival in 2012. YALDA is his second feature film.