Ali Asgari

Biography

Ali Asgari was born in Tehran, Iran. He is a graduated of cinema in Italy. He is an alumnus of Berlinale Talent Campus 2013. Two of his short films “More Than Two Hours” 2013 and “The Silence” (co-directed by farnoosh samadi) 2016 were in Short Film competition at Festival De Cannes. His short film “The Baby” was  premiered in competition of Venice Film Festival 2014. His short films were screened in more than 600 film festivals around the world including Sundance, BFI and Melbourne and won more than 150 international awards. “Disappearance” is his first feature film which was developed at Cinefondation La  Residence of Festival De Canneshad its world and North American premiere in Venice Film Festival and Toronto Film Festival. He is a member of Academy of Oscar.

Filmography

  • Disappearance – 2017 – feature
  • Delay – 2018 – short
  • The Silence – 2016 – short
  • The Pain – 2015 – short
  • The Baby – 2014 – short
  • More Than Two Hours – 2013 – short
  • Barbie – 2012 – short
  • Tonight Is Not a Good Night for Dying – 2011 – short