Maryam Keshavarz

Maryam Keshavarz
Film director, Screenwriter
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv

Maryam KESHAVARZ is an Iranian-American filmmaker. She studied Persian literature at the University of Shiraz before turning to fi lmmaking. Kershavarz also has a Masters in Near Eastern studies from the University of Michigan. Her short film, The Day I Died won the Teddy Award at Berlin in 2006. Her feature CIRCUMSTANCE (2011) was selected at the 32nd Durban International Film Festival in 2011.


  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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