DENK ICH AN DEUTSCHLAND IN DER NACHT
Born in Wiesbaden in 1965, son of a French mother and an Iranian father. He lives in Berlin. Short films since the middle of the eighties: COUP DE BOULE (1987), HAUS SAMT UND STAHL (1989). 1995 he makes a portrait of the serial murderer Fritz Haarmann DER TOTMACHER with Götz George in the leading role. His films are regularly shown at the Viennale.
Films (selection): DAS FRANKFURTER KREUZ (1998), MANILA (2000), DAS HIMMLER-PROJEKT (2000), DIE NACHT SINGT IHRE LIEDER (2004), HAMBURGER LEKTIONEN (2006), ANGRIFF AUF DIE DEMOKRATIE – EINE INTERVENTION (2012).