2018 – Majid Majidi
Majid Majidi, the internationally acclaimed Iranian director debuted in 1992 and continues to make significant films like ‘Children of Heaven’ (1997), ‘Colour of Paradise’ (1999). Tehran born
Majidi started acting in amateur theatre groups at the age of 14. Later, he studied at the institute of Dramatic Art. Post Islamic Revolution, he acted in a large number of films. His acclaimed body of work includes ‘Mohammed-The Messenger of God’ and ‘Baran’.