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Born in Babol in 1947, Ebrahim Mokhtari is a graduate of filmmaking from Tehranís College of Film & Television and Universite de Paris-VIII 1980 in Etudes Cinematographiques et Audio-visuelles. He started his career at the Iranian television as assistant director of series. He began making documentaries for the Iranian TV stations and established himself as one of  the prominent documentary filmmakers in the country. He made his first feature film, Zinat, in 1994, which was successfully shown at the Critics Week Section of Cannes 1994. Leipzig Film Festival held a tribute to Ebrahim Mokhtari in 1997 and Rural Art & Literature Festival of Tehran presented him with a Special Prize for his film career in 1999. He is the founder and was one of the members of the founding board of Iranian Documentary Filmmaker's Association in 1998.

 

 

 

 

Photo Gallery:

 

 

Documentary Films:

THE JOCKEY 

- Caviar

BALOUCHI BREAD 

THE TENANCY 

A FISHING JOURNEY

SAFFRON

MULLAH KHADIJEH AND THE KIDS

-  ZINAT, ONE SPESIAL DAY

MOKARRAMEH: MEMORIES & DREAMS

 

   

Feature Film:
ZINAT

 

 

 

 

 

Review:
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Homage of Ebrahim Mokhtari at Leipzig  
      international  Film Festival1997

 

Book:
- The Heroic Heritage

- In the middle of way

 

   

Articles:

- What Kind of Cinema Is This?   
- Iranian National Cinema, or the    
      
    Labyrinth of Feudal Relationships  

 

 

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