Azar Faramarzi has been picked to jury at PMPISFF International Shortfilm Festival in India.
The Indian event, which will hold its second edition in the city of Akluj, has invited Faramarzi to attend as a jury member.
Faramarzi is an Iranian actress, filmmaker and a member of Iranian Youth Cinema Society. She studied directing and acting in India.
As an actor, she has been in a number of movies, including Mostafa Kiaee’s ‘Dog Day Afternoon’ and ‘A Very Close Encounter’ directed by Esmaeil Mihandoust.
She is the winner of the Best Actress Award from Log Cinema Film Festival in the US for her role in ‘Unknown’ which is a short flick she has directed.
In 2016, Faramarzi was a juror at the 14th Dhaka International Film Festival. The event also honored her as a filmmaker, an actress and a jury member.
As a director, she has attended several international events, including the 2017 LA shorts Awards and the 16th edition of the Third Eye Asian Film Festival in India which brought her short film ‘Destiny’ an audience award.
The second edition of PMPISFF International Shortfilm Festival in India is slated for June 25-28, 2019.