Zahra Faraji

Director, Writer, Editorial Department

Director, Writer, Editorial Department


Zahra Faraji is an Iranian-Canadian filmmaker based in Toronto, Canada. She has years of experience as script writer and she has been working closely with successful Iranian filmmakers: Asghar Farhadi, Rasoul Sadrameli, Fereydoun Jeyrani, Bahman Ghobadi, Ebrahim Hatami Kia, Hamidreza Ghorbani... and her experience as assistant editor has made her ...
Awards
4 wins & 4 nominations.

Known For


The Gift
The Gift
Director (2018)
Gisou
Gisou
Director (2017)
Donya
Donya
Director (2015)
Bicyclist
Bicyclist
Director (2016)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
DirectorHappily Ever After
(Short)
2019
DirectorThe Gift
(Short)
2018/II
DirectorGisou
(Documentary short)
2017
DirectorThe City I Live in
(Short)
2017
DirectorBicyclist
(Short)
2016
DirectorThe Seahorse
(Short)
2016
DirectorTwilight of Tolerance
(Documentary short)
2016
DirectorDonya
(Short)
2015
DirectorThe Event
(Short)
2004
DirectorMorva
(Short)
2001
DirectorThe Little Picasso
(Short)
2001
RoleTitleYear
WriterHappily Ever After
(Short) (writer)
2019
WriterThe Gift
(Short)
2018/II
WriterGisou
(Documentary short) (writer)
2017
WriterThe City I Live in
(Short)
2017
WriterBicyclist
(Short) (writer)
2016
WriterThe Seahorse
(Short)
2016
WriterTwilight of Tolerance
(Documentary short) (writer)
2016
WriterDonya
(Short)
2015
WriterThe Night
(staff writer)
2008
WriterThe Event
(Short) (writer)
2004
WriterMorva
(Short)
2001
RoleTitleYear
Editorial departmentSo Close, So Far
(assistant editor)
2005
Editorial departmentKandaloos Gardens
(assistant editor)
2004
Editorial departmentThe Ransomer
(assistant editor)
2004
Editorial departmentStory Undone
(assistant editor)
2004
Editorial departmentGahi be aseman negah kon
(assistant editor)
2003
Editorial departmentChildren of Petroleum
(assistant editor)
2001
RoleTitleYear
ProducerThe Gift
(Short) (producer)
2018/II
ProducerGisou
(Documentary short) (producer)
2017
ProducerThe City I Live in
(Short) (co-producer)
2017
ProducerBicyclist
(Short) (executive producer)
2016
ProducerThe Seahorse
(Short) (producer)
2016
ProducerDonya
(Short) (producer)
2015
RoleTitleYear
Art directorBicyclist
(Short)
2016
Art directorBroken
(Short)
2016/XXII
RoleTitleYear
Art departmentMørmøns
(Short) (set designer)
2016
RoleTitleYear
Camera and Electrical DepartmentCrusader
(Short) (second assistant camera)
2018/II
RoleTitleYear
ComposerHappily Ever After
(Short) (music)
2019
RoleTitleYear
Production designerBicyclist
(Short)
2016
RoleTitleYear
Production managerBehrouz: A Legend on Screen
(Documentary) (production manager)
2017
RoleTitleYear
Script and Continuity DepartmentThe Return of Gabriel
(Short) (script supervisor)
2020
RoleTitleYear
Transportation departmentChristmas with a Prince
(TV Movie) (driver)
2018
RoleTitleYear
SelfThe City I Live in
(Short) Self
2017