Mitra Farahani

Mitra Farahani-

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Mitra Farahani, born 1975 in Tehran, lives and works in Rome/Paris. After her education in painting and video she has pursued a dual practice, working between both the still image and the moving image. Farahani has directed several films which were selected for the Berlin International Film Festival including award-winning documentary, Fifi Howls From Happiness, 2013, Behjat Sadr: Time Suspended, 2006; Tabous (Zohre & Manouchehr), 2004, and Just a Woman, 2002. Farahani has shown works in various group exhibitions, including Unedited History, Iran 1960–2014, Musée d’Art moderne de la Ville de Paris, France, and MAXXI Rome, 2014; Peace Treaty, San Sebastian, Spain, 2016.