Biography

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Abbas Kiarostami was an Iranian film director, screenwriter, photographer and film producer. An active film-maker from 1970, Kiarostami had been involved in over forty films, including shorts and documentaries. Kiarostami attained critical acclaim for directing the Koker trilogy (1987–94), Close-Up (1990), Taste of Cherry (1997) – which was awarded the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival that year – and The Wind Will Carry Us (1999). In his later works, Certified Copy (2010) and Like Someone in Love (2012), he filmed for the first time outside Iran: in Italy and Japan, respectively.

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Abbas Kiarostami was an Iranian film director, screenwriter, photographer and film producer. An active film-maker from 1970, Kiarostami had been involved in over forty films, including shorts and documentaries. Kiarostami attained critical acclaim for directing the Koker trilogy (1987–94), Close-Up (1990), Taste of Cherry (1997) – which was awarded the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival that year – and The Wind Will Carry Us (1999). In his later works, Certified Copy (2010) and Like Someone in Love (2012), he filmed for the first time outside Iran: in Italy and Japan, respectively.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 76

Birthday 1940-06-22

Day of Death 2016-07-04

Place of Birth Tehran, Iran

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Also Known As

  • 압바스 키아로스타미

Directing TV ShowsMovies

Víctor Erice: Abbas Kiarostami: Correspondencias Director
Take My Home Director
Around Five Director
Horizontal Process Director
2017 24 Frames Director
2016 Take Me Home Director
2016 Passenger Director
2013 Venice 70: Future Reloaded Director
2012 Like Someone in Love Director
2010 No Director
2010 Certified Copy Director
2008 Shirin Director
2007 Where Is My Romeo? Director
2007 To Each His Own Cinema Director
2007 Seagull's Eggs Director
2006 Roads of Kiarostami Director
2006 Rug Director
2005 Tickets Director
2004 10 on Ten Director
2003 Five Director
2002 Ten Director
2001 ABC Africa Director
1999 The Wind Will Carry Us Director
1997 The Birth of Light Director
1997 Taste of Cherry Director
1995 Lumière and Company Director
1994 Through the Olive Trees Director
1992 Life, and Nothing More... Director
1990 Close-Up Director
1989 Homework Director
1987 Where Is The Friend's House? Director
1984 First Graders Director
1983 Toothache Director
1983 Fellow Citizen Director
1982 The Chorus Director
1981 Orderly or Disorderly Director
1979 First Case, Second Case Director
1978 Solution No. 1 Director
1977 How to Make Use of Leisure Time: Painting Director
1977 The Report Director
1976 The Colours Director
1976 A Wedding Suit Director
1975 So Can I Director
1975 Two Solutions for One Problem Director
1974 The Traveler Director
1973 The Experience Director
1972 Jahan-Nama Palace Director
1972 Breaktime Director
1970 The Bread and Alley Director

Writing

Horizontal Process Writer
2017 24 Frames Writer
2016 Final Exam Writer Screenplay
2016 Passenger Screenplay Writer
2012 Like Someone in Love Screenplay
2012 Meeting Leila Writer
2010 Certified Copy Screenplay
2006 Men at Work Writer
2005 Tickets Screenplay
2004 10 on Ten Writer
2003 Crimson Gold Writer
2002 The Deserted Station Writer
2000 Willow and Wind Writer
1999 The Wind Will Carry Us Writer
1997 Taste of Cherry Writer
1995 À propos de Nice, la suite Writer
1995 The White Balloon Writer
1994 Through the Olive Trees Writer
1992 Life, and Nothing More... Writer
1990 Close-Up Writer
1987 The Key Screenplay
1987 Where Is The Friend's House? Writer
1984 First Graders Writer
1983 Toothache Screenplay
1983 Fellow Citizen Writer
1982 The Chorus Writer
1981 Orderly or Disorderly Writer
1979 First Case, Second Case Writer
1977 How to Make Use of Leisure Time: Painting Screenplay
1977 The Report Screenplay
1976 The Colours Writer
1976 A Wedding Suit Screenplay
1975 So Can I Screenplay
1975 Two Solutions for One Problem Writer
1974 The Traveler Writer
1973 The Experience Screenplay
1972 Breaktime Writer

Acting

2019 Print: In Memory of Abbas Kiarostami as Himself
2016 76 Minutes and 15 seconds with Abbas Kiarostami as Himself
2013 What is Cinema? as Himself
2013 Abbas Kiarostami: A Report
2012 Making of Like Someone in Love as Narrator
2011 Kurosawa's Way as Himself
2010 Let's See Copia Conforme as Interviewee
2008 Taste of Shirin as Himself
2004 10 on Ten as Himself
2004 Journey to the Land of the Traveler
2003 Chaplin Today: The Kid as Himself
2003 Abbas Kiarostami: The Art of Living as Himself
2003 A Walk with Kiarostami as Himself
1994 Behind the Scenes of "Under the Olive Trees" as Himself
1994 Abbas Kiarostomi: Truths and Dreams as Abbas Kiarostami
1990 Close-Up as Himself
1980 Behdasht-e Dandan as Writer as Director

Editing

2008 Shirin Editor
2004 10 on Ten Editor
1999 The Wind Will Carry Us Editor
1997 Taste of Cherry Editor
1994 Through the Olive Trees Editor
1992 Life, and Nothing More... Editor
1990 Close-Up Editor
1987 Where Is The Friend's House? Editor
1987 The Key Editor
1984 First Graders Editor
1979 First Case, Second Case Editor
1976 The Colours Editor
1976 A Wedding Suit Editor
1975 So Can I Editor
1975 Two Solutions for One Problem Editor
1973 The Experience Editor

Production

2008 Shirin Producer
2007 Almost Brooklyn Supervising Producer
2004 10 on Ten Producer
2003 Five Producer
1999 The Wind Will Carry Us Producer
1997 Taste of Cherry Producer
1994 Through the Olive Trees Producer

Crew

2016 Take Me Home Cinematography
2007 Pierre Rissient: Man of Cinema Cinematography
2004 10 on Ten Cinematography

Sound

2004 10 on Ten Sound Director

Camera

2003 Five Director of Photography

Art

1994 Through the Olive Trees Production Design

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